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Acheinus Kol Beis Yisroel Brought Together in Mourning....

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Elchonon Oberstei... | Published 11/21/14 | Comments (0)

Acheinus Kol Beis Yisroel Brought Together in Mourning... Ad Mosai?Every Friday morning, I speak with our son, Shmuli, and he told me of the situation and how a...

   
 

Urgent: Narcissus Ave Parking Alert

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/21/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 21 -  Please be aware that due to a possible gas leak , BG&E has posted No Parking Signs on the 5700 block of Narcissus Ave. for b...

   
 

D'var Torah - Learning from the Kedoshim

Article by BJLife/Janet S. Sunness, M.D. | Published 11/21/14 | Comments (0)

My husband and I are taking an ulpan with Ms. Elana Vogel at BZD to improve our conversational and modern Hebrew.  On Wed night, she brought in an article,...

   
 

The Kedoshim of Har Nof

Article by Rebbetzin Chaya Tavin | Published 11/21/14 | Comments (0)

We heard the ambulances. We heard there was a terrorist attack. Then we heard it was at our shul down the road. We got a phone call from Chaya Levine asking my ...

   
 

Parshas Toldos - Sneaky Appetizer - Dedicated to HaRav ...

Article by R' Eliezer Bulka | Published 11/21/14 | Comments (0)

This week's shtikle is dedicated le'iluy nishmas my rebbe and Rosh HaYeshivah of Yeshivas Ner Yisroel, Harav Yaakov Moshe Kulefsky, zt"l (Yaakov Moshe...

   
 

Siyum HaShas L'Zacher Nishmas HaRav Moshe Twersky,...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/21/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 21 - Click here to sign up to help complete Shas l'zacher nishmas Harav Moshe ben HaRav Yitzchak Asher, zt"l, whose Shloshim is 25th o...

   
 

Update from Rebbetzin Tziporah Heller

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/21/14 | Comments (0)

Dear Friends, So many of you have showed concern and written, and even more of you have davened. I have no words to tell you how much this means not only to ...

   
 

Strong And Subtle Slanders

Article by Rabbi Avi Shafran | Published 11/21/14 | Comments (0)

An influential weekly publication was understandably unhappy at the comparison that a respected Modern Orthodox rabbi seemed to make between the paper and the r...

   
 

Agudath Israel Hails New Federal Child Care Law with St...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/21/14 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON - Both House and Senate have overwhelmingly passed, and President Obama has signed into law, bipartisan legislation that would reauthorize the 1990 C...

   
 

Allegiance To Israel Takes Center Stage At DC Tribute (...

Article by Sandy Eller | Published 11/21/14 | Comments (0)

Washington - Emotions ran high this past Wednesday on Capitol Hill at a bi-partisan tribute honoring the American-Israeli security alliance, held just one ...

   
 

Parshas Toldos -Aderes HaTorah

Article by Rabbi Chaim Zvi Senter / Yeshi... | Published 11/21/14 | Comments (0)

In the onset of this week's Parsha, we find Yitzchak and Rivka davening to have a child. The Pasuk says that "Yitzchak pleaded with Hashem on behalf of his...

   
 

Chesed Shel Emes Opportunity Today

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/21/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD -  Nov. 21 - A Levaya today between 1-2 PM needs 5 men  to assist with minyan and proper kevurah. Please contact Chaverim dispatch at 41...

   
 

Weekly Featured Jobs from Joblink Nov. 21, 2014

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/21/14 | Comments (0)

Public Service AnnouncementA recent survey was conducted by the Eliassen Group who came up with their predictions for 2015 of the Top 10 IT skills that will be ...

   
 

Rav Pinny Gross Assumes Leadership of Heichel Melech

Article by BJLife/Margie Pensak | Published 11/21/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore-November 20 - Tucked away in the Greenspring neighborhood, one of Baltimore’s newest shuls, Heichel Melech, is perhaps one of Baltimore’s ...

   
 

Parshas Toldos - Seeing Different Worlds in a Red Lenti...

Article by Avraham Cohen | Published 11/21/14 | Comments (0)

“Va’yazed Yaakov na’zeed, va’yavo Esav min ha’sadeh v’hu ayeif • And Yaakov simmered a stew, and Esav came in from the ...

   
 

Parshas Toldos - Become the Tzadik!

Article by Rabbi Yaacov Haber | Published 11/21/14 | Comments (0)

In honor of my Children Rabbi Tzvi Hirsch and Raizy Haber of Los Angeles, who gave birth to a baby boy last night. May all their children walk in the light of H...

   
 

MD Health Exchange Reports 7,300 Enrollments

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/21/14 | Comments (0)

Maryland's health department says more than 7,300 health insurance enrollments have been completed since the second open enrollment period began. The ...

   
 

This Shabbos: Ner Yisroel's Annual Shabbos of Chiz...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/21/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 20 - This Shabbos, Parashas Toldos, Shabbos Mevarchim, Yeshivas Ner Yisroel will host another Shabbos Shel Chizuk, where rebbeim from the y...

   
 

Har Nof Massacre: Where was I When the Lights Went Out?

Article by Yechezkel Hirshman | Published 11/21/14 | Comments (0)

Kehilas Bnei Torah is located at Agassi 5 in Har Nof. I live at Agassi 8. The doorway of my apartment building is directly opposite the doorway of the shul. ...

   
 

How Can Anyone Not Be Affected By The Terror Attack In ...

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Raphael Waldman | Published 11/21/14 | Comments (0)

We all woke up, ready to start another day – and then came the news. I was zoche to be a ben bayis by HaRav Moshe Twersky, Hy”d, and my son was zoch...

   
 

Parshas Toldos - Only The Paranoid Survive

Article by BJLife/Moshe Block | Published 11/21/14 | Comments (0)

In this week’s parsha we are taught of the “fight” between Yaakov and Eisav that caused their mother great anguish. “Vayisrotzitzu habon...

   
 

Parshas Toldos- Shabbos Mevarchim / Baltimore Zmanim / ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/21/14 | Comments (0)

Parshas Toldos- Shabbos Mevarchim / Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP! Baltimore, MD - Fri., Nov. 21  -   Eruv is Up! Parshas:  Toldos Today:...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - Nov. 21 - Do I Need A Whole...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 11/21/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 21 - Daily Dvar Halacha - Do I Need A Whole Set Of Dishes And Pots For Fish? ...

   
 

R' Aryeh Kupinsky, H'YD - An Appreciation

Article by Rabbi Moshe Cohen | Published 11/20/14 | Comments (0)

I returned home, emotionally exhausted, from burying my friend Aryeh Kupinsky. I entered my apartment building at the same time as my brother-in-law Rafi, who l...

   
 

Packing in Shul

Article by Rabbi Yair Hoffman | Published 11/20/14 | Comments (0)

The horrific tragedy in Har Nof this past Tuesday should cause us, perhaps, to rethink the manner in which we observe a certain halacha. It is not that halac...

   
 

Listen: Chilling Audio Of Rav Moshe Twersky, Hy"d

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/20/14 | Comments (0)

 Chilling audio of Rav Moshe Twersky Hy"d, who was killed in Monday's attack in Har Nof. In the audio, the 59-year-old senior maggid shiur at Yeshiva ...

   
 

A Request From the 4 Almanos (Widows) (Hebrew & Eng...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/20/14 | Comments (0)

בס"ד הרנינו גויים כי יקום דם עבדיווכפר על אדמתו ועמו פניית האלמנות השבורות והמשפחות הש...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - Nov. 20 - Fish And Meat Tog...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 11/20/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 20 - Daily Dvar Halacha - Fish And Meat Together? ...

   
 

New Court Set To Free Agunot

Article by Hammah Dreyfus | Published 11/20/14 | Comments (0)

Despite failure of past efforts on behalf of ‘chained’ wives, ambitious beit din now in session; will its rulings be accepted? In a bid to free wom...

   
 

Parshas Toldos - Seeing The Value In Others

Article by BJLife/Moishy Pruzansky | Published 11/20/14 | Comments (0)

This week's parsha tells us the narrative of the birth of Yaakov and Esuv, and how each one seemed to have had their path cut out for them from conception....

   
 

Watch: A Personal Response To The Har Nof Massacre (Vi...

Article by Rabbi Yaacov Haber | Published 11/20/14 | Comments (0)

A personal response to the Har Nof massacre ...

   
 

Fire Lieutenant's Funeral Will Draw Large Crowd; ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/20/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD  — A funeral scheduled on Thursday for a Baltimore City fire lieutenant is expected to draw a large number of people and cause delays...

   
 

Congressman John Sarbanes Statement on Jerusalem Synago...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/20/14 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman John Sarbanes (D-Md.) released the following statement about Tuesday’s attack on a synagogue in West Jerusalem during...

   
 

Please Daven NOW For Eitan Ben Sarah

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 11/20/14 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem, Israel - Nov. 20 - Eitan ben Sarah is hanging between life and death and needs your tefilos right this miute. Please stop for a minute and say a Kapi...

   
 

Graco Recalling 4.7 Million Strollers For Amputation Ha...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/20/14 | Comments (0)

Graco announced they are voluntarily recalling 4.7 million strollers because of a risk of pinching or cutting a child's finger. The recall spans 12 differ...

   
 

The Blessing of a Father - Isaac's 'Blindnes...

Article by Rabbi Eliyahu Safran | Published 11/20/14 | Comments (0)

The choreography of Yaakov’s “theft” of Esav’s blessing is well-known.  Favored by Rivkah, he conspires with her to take advantage ...

   
 

Morgan Leadership Must Denounce Farrakhan's Appear...

Article by Jay Bernstein | Published 11/20/14 | Comments (0)

Both as a matter of law and as a matter of public policy, student organizations at public universities are entitled to invite speakers of their choosing to ad...

   
 

Terror in Har Nof Draws Large Asifa Crowd in Baltimore ...

Article by BJLife/Isaac Draiman | Published 11/19/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 19 - A somber crowd of many hundreds filed in to Cong. Shomrei Emunah last evening  to beseech rachamim (mercy) from HaKadosh Baruch H...

   
 

NWCP to Celebrate its 32nd Anniversary (Video)

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/20/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 19 - This Saturday evening, The NWCP will have its 32nd anniversary reception with many dignitaries and elected officials in attendance, bo...

   
 

Friday Night with Rabbi Moshe Twerski, H'yd

Article by Shlomo Buxbaum | Published 11/20/14 | Comments (0)

Rabbi Moshe Twerski was a Jew from another world. He was an angel among men. He was the paradigm of holiness and purity, a Tzadik in every sense of the word....

   
 

Tribute to a Gadol: Rav Moshe Twersky, zt'l, Hy�...

Article by Rabbi Moshe Meiselman, Rosh Ye... | Published 11/19/14 | Comments (0)

The world is reeling from the tragic slaughter of the four kedoshay elyon who were brutally slaughtered by bnay avloh while they were standing in front of HaKo...

   
 

What it Took for STAR-K to Certify the GA, Under Secret...

Article by Star-K/Margie Pensak | Published 11/19/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov 2014 - Security was tight at STAR-K Certification’s largest and most challenging food service supervision, to date--The Jewish Federat...

   
 

The Recent Tragedy in Yerushalayim

Article by R' David Ashear: Emuna Da... | Published 11/19/14 | Comments (0)

אין כאלוקינו, אין כאדוננו, אין כמלכנו, אין כמושיענו - there is no one like our G-d. כל דעביד רחמנא לטב ...

   
 

Baltimore Hosts Conference to Confront Rising Anti-Isra...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/19/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD- Nov. 18 – In the midst of boycott and divestment measures by American universities and academic and professional associations, the American...

   
 

92nd Agudah Convention Welcomes Baltimore Young Leaders...

Article by BJLife/Isaac Draiman | Published 11/19/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 18 - This past weekend Agudath Israel of America held its 92nd Annual National Convention. Many hundreds of community minded men and w...

   
 

Rebetzin Tziporah Heller's Personal Accounting of ...

Article by Rebbetzin Tziporah Heller | Published 11/19/14 | Comments (0)

Dear Friends, Yesterday at about 7am my daughter Miri called. "Mordechai just came home from shul. He said that Arabs came in and are shooting, and that a man...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - Nov. 19 - Should I Say Hato...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 11/19/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 18 -  Daily Dvar Halacha - Should I Say Hatov VeHamaitiv On The Second Bottle Of Wine? ...

   
 

Pick Up Your Copy Of Business Network Magazine Now!

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/18/14 | Comments (0)

Visit your local grocery store or supermarket and you’ll find the new issue of Business Network magazine at the newsstand. Business Network – the J...

   
 

Live Blog Of Developments from Har Nof Terror Attack As...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/19/14 | Comments (0)

Four people were killed early Tuesday morning when Palestinian assailants entered a synagogue in Jerusalem’s Har Nof neighborhood. The two terrorists, f...

   
 

Baltimore Community Urged to Join Tehilim Asifa Tonight...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 11/18/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 18 -  25 MarCheshvan - In response to the on-going difficulties in Eretz Yisrael and to today's horrific attack in Har Nof, the e...

   
 

Smoked Salmon Sold In Mid-Atlantic Area Recalled

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/18/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 18 -  A New York City company is recalling vacuum packs of smoked Nova salmon that were sold to Giant supermarkets in the Mid-Atlantic...

   
 

Holiday Season Crime Prevention Tips

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/18/14 | Comments (0)

Chanukah Begins Evening Of Dec.16 During the holiday season, shoppers may be so busy that they fail to be aware of their surroundings. Careless or unaware shop...

   
 

You Can Do Something for the Families of Har Nof

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/18/14 | Comments (0)

This campaign is being run in support of the victims and bereft families of Nov. 18's terror atttack To those of us who woke up, all around the world, t...

   
 

STAR-K Capital Retreat Center Hosts AKO Attendees From ...

Article by Star-K/Margie Pensak | Published 11/18/14 | Comments (0)

 Baltimore, MD - Nov 2014 - This year’s highly productive annual AKO (Association of Kashrus Organizations) Vaadim Conference held November 3-4, at t...

   
 

Agudath Israel Statement on Tragedy in Har Nof

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/18/14 | Comments (0)

 This morning's barbaric murder in Har Nof, Jerusalem of four Jews has left all caring people reeling - the tears are pouring this morning and our hea...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - Nov. 18 - My Shoelace Tore ...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 11/18/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 18 - Daily Dvar Halacha - My Shoelace Tore On Shabbos, What Should I Do!? ...

   
 

Watch Live: Levayah of HaGaon HaRav Moshe Twersky Rosh ...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 11/18/14 | Comments (0)

 Levayah of HaGaon HaRav Moshe Twersky Rosh Kollel Yeshivas Toras Moshe (TOMO) ...

   
 

Associated Women Celebrate its 70th Anniversary

Article by Elizabeth Schuman | Published 11/17/14 | Comments (0)

If you want something said, ask a man. If you want something done, ask a woman. - Margaret Thatcher, former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom One rainy fal...

   
 

Sunday Morning at the Agudah Convention (Photo Essay)

Article by Shimmy Blum | Published 11/17/14 | Comments (0)

Sunday morning at the Agudah convention: After a weekend packed with inspiration, introspection and enhanced perspective on the world around us, the convention ...

   
 

Kavod Acharon For Rav Boruch Ber, zt'l 75 Years La...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/17/14 | Comments (0)

Rav Boruch Ber. The very mention of his name evokes a reverence reserved for the Z’kan Rosh haYeshivos of pre-War   Europe. As Rav Chaim Brisker&rsq...

   
 

Sponsored Post: Hearing the Cries of Our Children in Is...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/17/14 | Comments (0)

Living in Israel is one of the greatest privileges of our generation. Being able to live in a land that is a constant miracle of Divine Intervention, a land wh...

   
 

Watch Rabbi Paysach Krohn: The Pressing Problem Of Parn...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/17/14 | Comments (0)

Rabbi Paysach Krohn: The Pressing Problem Of Parnassah – Getting Klal Yisrael To Help Reb Yisrael from Agudah Convention 2014 <span id="__caret">_&...

   
 

Watch Reb Duvy Honig: The Pressing Problem Of Parnassah...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/17/14 | Comments (0)

Reb Duvi Honig addresses a special Thursday evening session at the Agudah Convention tackling the parnassah crisis in our community and what we can do to help o...

   
 

Breaking: Chaverim Announces New Text Alert System to A...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/17/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 17 - Chaverim of Baltimore is proud to announce the launch of their text alert system to facilitate assuring aveilim have a minyan. This co...

   
 

Jewish Jordan Back on Center Court Line (Photo Essay)

Article by BJLife/Sharon Altshul | Published 11/17/14 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem, Israel - Nov. 17 - Once upon a time there was a boy from Baltimore who dreamed of being a professional basketball player. In 1999, Sports Illustrated...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - Nov. 17 - Giving Non Kosher...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 11/17/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 17 - Daily Dvar Halacha - Giving Non Kosher Food To A Non Jew ...

   
 

Synagogue Sues To Lease Part Of Building

Article by Adam Bednar | Published 11/17/14 | Comments (0)

Bolton Street Synagogue in Baltimore’s Evergreen neighborhood is suing the community association so it can lease a portion of the building, a step members...

   
 

BDE: Mrs. Janice Gavant, z'l

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/17/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 17 - BaltimoreJewishLife.com regrets to inform the community of the petirah of Mrs. Janice Gavant, z'l, mother of, ylc't, Dr. Mos...

   
 

Urgent: Meis Mitzvah Assistance Needed Today at 3:00 PM

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/17/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 17- Chaverim of Baltimore has been contacted to help with the levayah of a Meis mitzvah today. A minyan  is needed at 3:00 PM  at...

   
 

Baltimore City Council Voting Tonight On Bill To Ban Pl...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/17/14 | Comments (0)

The Baltimore City Council is expected to take a final vote on the plastic bag ban at their meeting tonight. Just last week the bill changed drastically. What&...

   
 

From Budapest to Bergen Belsen to Baltimore: The Saga o...

Article by Devorah Klein | Published 11/17/14 | Comments (0)

“The ikar is to build Torah. I saw the Churban. I lived through the destruction of Torah in Europe, and it is clear to me that we must re-build the tremen...

   
 

Traffic Alert: Motor Vehicle Accident Blocking All SB L...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/16/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 16 -  8:27 PM - There is a motor vehicle collision on SB I-83. ALL LANES BLOCKED between W Coldspring La & W 41st St right at the ...

   
 

Novominsker Rebbe Highlights Well Known Brooklyn Figure...

Article by Sandy Eller | Published 11/16/14 | Comments (0)

Woodcliff Lake, NJ - In his heartfelt public speech last night at the annual Agudah convention, the Novominsker Rebbe, R’ Yaakov Perlow, brought out...

   
 

Rav Yehudah Hachassid and his Shidduchin

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Yirmiyohu Kaganof... | Published 11/16/14 | Comments (0)

At the end of our parsha, Yaakov is sent eastward to look for a shidduch. This provides an opportunity to discuss: Rav Yehudah Hachassid and his Shidduchin Que...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - Nov. 16 - Can I Give Non Ko...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 11/16/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 16 - Daily Dvar Halacha - Can I Give Non Kosher Wine To A Non Jew? ...

   
 

Ohr Chadash Kicks-Off Family Saturday Night Learning Pr...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/16/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 16- On Motzei Shabbat, November 8th, the OCA PTA hosted its first Saturday Night Learning of the season. Under the direction of&n...

   
 

Watch: Additional Highlights from Agudath Israel of Ame...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/16/14 | Comments (0)

Highlights from Agudath Israel of America 92nd National Convention Motzoei Shabbos Yarchei Kallah - Ratzon HaTorah: A Halachic Imperative, Rabbi Yonason Sa...

   
 

Motzoei Shabbos at the Agudah Convention: The Mesiras N...

Article by Shimmy Blum | Published 11/16/14 | Comments (0)

Following a range of incredible sessions on Thursday evening, and an uplifting Shabbos for guests at the Agudath Israel of America 92nd national convention...

   
 

Watch at 1:00 PM : Levayah of Mr. Elias Goldwasser, a&#...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/16/14 | Comments (0)

Levayah of Mr. Elias Goldwasser, a'h, father of, yl't, Dr. Norman Goldwasser ...

   
 

Watch Live: Agudath Israel Annual Convention10:15 AM ES...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/16/14 | Comments (0)

 Agudath Israel Annual Convention 10:15 AM EST Sunday Morning Plenary Session ...

   
 

The Novominsker Rebbe: 'Stay Off of the Har Habayi...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/16/14 | Comments (0)

During his moving drashah last night at the keynote session of the 92nd National Convention of Agudas Yisroel of America at the Woodcliffe Hilton in Woodcliff...

   
 

Appeals Court Rules Against Imprisoned Jewish Marylande...

Article by AP | Published 11/16/14 | Comments (0)

A federal appeals court has ruled against a government subcontractor imprisoned in Cuba who is seeking to sue the U.S. government for the destruction of his b...

   
 

Watch: Agudath Israel of America Year in Review 2014, S...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/15/14 | Comments (0)

 Agudath Israel of America Year in Review 2014, Shown Tonight at the Agudah Convention ...

   
 

Watch Live: Agudath Israel Annual Convention 8 PM EST M...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/15/14 | Comments (0)

Agudath Israel Annual Convention 8 PM EST Motzoei Shabbos Keynote Session BJL will also have tomorrow morning's sessions LIVE beginning at 10:15 AM ...

   
 

Netzach Yehudah Prevents Act of Terror on a Daily Basis...

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Elchonon Oberstei... | Published 11/15/14 | Comments (0)

I summarized and translated the story below  from the Kikar Hashabat website, which has news of the Charedi world. The gist of the story is that our frum b...

   
 

Things To Know For Maryland's Health Care Sign Up

Article by WBAL Staff Reporter/AP | Published 11/15/14 | Comments (0)

Thousands of Maryland residents already have started shopping for health care plans on the state's extensively revamped exchange website, which opened la...

   
 

Watch: Agudath Israel of America Convention Commences w...

Article by Shimmy Blum | Published 11/14/14 | Comments (0)

From the moment the doors opened to the public late Thursday afternoon, the halls of the Hilton Woodcliff Lake hotel were abuzz with energy. This was the 92nd&...

   
 

Parshas Chayei Sara - The Sanctity Of The "Average...

Article by BJLife/Moishy Pruzansky | Published 11/18/14 | Comments (0)

In 'פרק כד׳ פסוק סז Rashi explains that when Sara was alive, there were three open miracles that occurred in her tent. Her lamp burned without ...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - Nov. 14 - Baby Monitor On S...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 11/14/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 14 - Daily Dvar Halacha - Baby Monitor On Shabbos? ...

   
 

Parshas Chayei Sarah: Proper Balance

Article by R' Shaya Gross, z'l | Published 11/14/14 | Comments (0)

[Ed. Note] Out of the respect and recognition of the impact made by longtime BJL friend and contributor, Reb Shaya Gross, z’l, we will maintain a living m...

   
 

Parshas Chayei Sara - Rebellion With a Cause

Article by R' Eliezer Bulka | Published 11/14/14 | Comments (0)

This week's shtikle is dedicated le'ilui nishmas my brother Efrayim Yechezkel ben avi mori Reuven Pinchas whose yahrtzeit was this past Tuesday, ...

   
 

Rectifying a Bad Dream - Hatavas Chalom

Article by Rabbi Yair Hoffman | Published 11/14/14 | Comments (0)

The word “nightmare” has an interesting origin. The “mare” has nothing to do with a female horse. Rather, according to the Oxford Engl...

   
 

Parshas Chayei Sara - Belssed Souls

Article by Rabbi Zvi Teichman | Published 11/14/14 | Comments (0)

As Rivkah is about to take leave to meet her future husband, Lavan and family bestow a parting blessing upon the new bride. “Our sister, may you come to ...

   
 

Parshas Chayei Sarah - Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP!

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/14/14 | Comments (0)

Parshas Chayei Sarah - Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP! Baltimore, MD - Nov. 14  -   Eruv is Up! Parshas:  Chayei Sarah Today: 21 MarCheshv...

   
 

Parshas Chayei Sara - Aging Gracefully

Article by Rabbi Shmuel Silber, Rav, Cong... | Published 11/14/14 | Comments (0)

 “And the life of Sarah was one hundred years and twenty years and seven years; [these were] the years of the life of Sarah (Genesis 23:1).” I...

   
 

Weekly Featured Jobs from Joblink Nov. 14, 2014

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/14/14 | Comments (0)

Here are some upcoming job fairs:Baltimore Career FairTuesday, December 2, 2014 - 11:00 AM to 2:00 PMSheraton Baltimore Washington Airport Hotel1100 Old Elkridg...

   
 

Status (Quo) Update

Article by Rabbi Avi Shafran | Published 11/14/14 | Comments (0)

ITEM: In the wake of the shooting in Yerushalayim of political activist Yehuda Glick, allegedly by an Islamic Jihad member who was killed by police after he fir...

   
 

Hibur - Yes, We are Our Brothers' Keepers

Article by Rabbi Eliyahu Safran | Published 11/13/14 | Comments (0)

“They kidnapped me.” On June 12th those words, those horrible words, were whispered by Gilad Shaer into his cell phone.  He had been hitch hik...

   
 

YU Co-Sponsors National Bible Contest For Adults

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/13/14 | Comments (0)

First-Ever national finals outside of Israel scheduled for November 30 in Manhattan  New York, NY – November 13, 2014 - Yeshiva University’s ...