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Showering During the Nine Days

Article by Rabbi Yehuda Spitz | Published 07/24/14 | Comments (0)

The Mishna in Maseches Ta’anis (26b) famously teaches that “Mishenichnas Av Mema’atin BeSimcha”, ‘When the month of Av arrives (Ro...

   
 

InVESTed In Our Boys! Updated as of 11:00 July 24 - Som...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/24/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 24 - 11:40 AM - The images below are of some of the vests included in the first delivery which are now in the hands of the soldiers and pro...

   
 

A Former Baltimorean Expresses His Gratitude for All Do...

Article by Dani Schecter | Published 07/24/14 | Comments (0)

Israel - It's been a whirlwind day for me. It started off with a message that my brother was on a short break, back in Israel, resting in Ashkelon. B"H! ...

   
 

Shimon Apisdorf Goes Back to Visit Friends in Be'e...

Article by Shimon Apisdorf | Published 07/24/14 | Comments (0)

Last night, my son-in-law and I went back to see our friends in a bomb shelter in Beersheva. Mostly elderly Russians who have been spending their days an...

   
 

Jewish Historal Moment In Annapolis as First-Ever Eruv ...

Article by BJLife/Isaac Draiman | Published 07/24/14 | Comments (0)

Ceremony Takes Place With Mayor Michael Pantelides Of Annapolis Annapolis, MD - July 24 - There has been a Jewish Community in Annapolis, Maryland for over one...

   
 

Emergency Delegation from Agudath Israel To Washington,...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/24/14 | Comments (0)

Yesterday, July 23, 2014, Agudath Israel sent an emergency delegation to Capitol Hill to meet with members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee as well as ...

   
 

Risa Kelemer: Reflections Of My Third Israel War Campai...

Article by Risa Kelemer | Published 07/24/14 | Comments (0)

Israel - I remember one of the first times I heard the “Azaka” the siren that warns Israeli civilians of an imminent rocket attack. It was 2011 and ...

   
 

Watch: Amian Kelemer: I Am A Soldier Mom! (Photo Essay ...

Article by Amain Kelemer | Published 07/24/14 | Comments (0)

I am a lot of things. Daughter, sister, wife, mother. Teacher, colleague, friend... The one thing I am that has changed me at my core more than almost anythi...

   
 

Parshas Masei: Masei and the Journey of Our Lives

Article by Rabbi Eliyahu Safran | Published 07/24/14 | Comments (0)

It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end. - Ernest Hemingway  Imagine yourself on a commuter train.&nb...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - July 24 - I Came Late To Th...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 07/24/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 24 - Daily Dvar Halacha - I Came Late To The Siyum! Can I Still Eat Meat? ...

   
 

Anti-Semitic Letters Left On Cars In Chicago's Pri...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/23/14 | Comments (0)

Chicago -- Some Jewish residents of Peterson Park say they are being threatened in anti-Semitic leaflets left on their vehicles in the 6300-block of North Monti...

   
 

InVESTed In Our Boys! A Baltimore 'And Beyond'...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/23/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 23 - 8:15 PM - Baruch HaShem! Words can not describe the incredible response we have seen from this campaign. What started as a collaborati...

   
 

Sponsored Post: A Quiet Revolution

Article by Tzvi Werther, LMHC | Published 07/23/14 | Comments (0)

Have you heard? A quiet revolution is taking place within our community. Its participants are few in number, yet it is growing, slowly but surely. This movement...

   
 

Baltimore Stands with Israel - Gathering of Solidarity ...

Article by The Associated/Karen Shuster | Published 07/23/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 23 - Monday evening, over 600 members of the Baltimore Jewish community showed their support for Israel at a “Gathering of Solidarity...

   
 

BDE: Mr. Theodore (Ted) Kallner, z'l

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/23/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 23 - BaltimoreJewishLife.com regrets to inform the Baltimore community of the untimely passing of Mr. Theodore (Ted) Kallner, z'l, fat...

   
 

A Lot More Than Coffee Brewing At Upcoming Parnassah Ne...

Article by L. Halevi | Published 07/23/14 | Comments (0)

Brooklyn, NY - July 23 - The upcoming Parnassah Network seminar, “Launch Your Business”, the first of a new series of seminars to help Yidden across...

   
 

Follow Up on Baltimore's Emergency Campaign to Pur...

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Elchonon Oberstei... | Published 07/23/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 23 - I just came back from a committee meeting about our emergency campaign to buy appropriate bullet proof vests for reserve soldiers who ...

   
 

FAA Travel Ban to Israel Delays Jordan Low's Fathe...

Article by Matthew Hay Brown | Published 07/23/14 | Comments (0)

Jeffrey Low, the father of a Baltimore-born Israeli soldier who was wounded in Gaza over the weekend, was flying to Tel Aviv on Tuesday to see his son when th...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - July 23 - When Can I Make A...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 07/23/14 | Comments (0)

 Baltimore, MD - July 23 - Daily Dvar Halacha - When Can I Make A Siyum During The 9 Days? ]...

   
 

The Workings of a Bais Yaakov Baltimore Lamed Tes Malac...

Article by BJLie/Adina Edelman | Published 07/22/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 22 -  For over fifty-one years, the Bais Yaakov Middle School has involved its sixth graders in a project of the Lamed Tes Malachos &n...

   
 

Do Clothes Make the Man? Not if They are Washed During ...

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Yirmiyohu Kaganof... | Published 07/22/14 | Comments (0)

The Mishnah teaches that “Mishenichnas Av mema’atim besimcha,” “Once Av enters, we decrease our happiness” (Taanis 26b). Although ...

   
 

Watch: MD Israeli, Palestinian Supporters Meet To Voice...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/22/14 | Comments (0)

As U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry works for an immediate ceasefire between Israel and Hamas leaders in Gaza, serious concerns over the loss of life on both ...

   
 

Updated- Match Goal Met - O'Fishel Caterers Offers...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/22/14 | Comments (0)

Updated: July 22 - 12:50 PM - Unbelievable! Well, it's our Baltimore community so it's not so unbelievable: In just a very short time the Bulletproof ...

   
 

N'Shei Cafe Evening of Stars Honors Baltimore'...

Article by BJLife/Margie Pensak | Published 07/22/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 22 - Last night, close to 200 women attended N’Shei Café Evening of Stars, at Bnos Yisroel, paying honor to over 100 orthodox ...

   
 

Baltimore's BT Alum, Wounded Warrior, Jordan Low, ...

Article by Arky Staiman | Published 07/22/14 | Comments (0)

Israel - Visited Jordan yesterday, he still has his great spirit despite what he endured. When we got there he was surrounded by over 20 people, adults and c...

   
 

Tonight: Rav Reuven Elbaz in Baltimore

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/22/14 | Comments (0)

Rav Reuven Elbaz, noted Talmid Chacham and Kiruv Personality from Eretz Yisrael, will be in Baltimore this week. He will be addressing our community ...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - July 22 - Wine At Havdala D...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 07/22/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 22 - Daily Dvar Halacha - Wine At Havdala During 9 Days?              ...

   
 

How Does My Mitzvah Help a Soldier in Gaza?

Article by Tzvi Freeman | Published 07/21/14 | Comments (0)

Dear Ask-the-Rabbi, My rabbi visited my clinic today and asked me to wrap tefillin. He said it was for our boys in Gaza. So I did. On Friday my wife lit Sha...

   
 

Urgent Baltimore Appeal for Gaza War - Safety Gear Imme...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/21/14 | Comments (0)

IMPORTANT UPDATE:  Baruch Ha’shem, the response to this campaign has grown beyond anything we could have imagined. Mi Ke’Amcha Yisroel. A...

   
 

Parents! Be Aware: Baltimore City to Launch New Curfew ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/21/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 21 - A new curfew law is going into effect on August 8.  The new curfew, which replaces one that's been on the books for about 20...

   
 

Statement From Agudath Israel of America on Recent Anti...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/21/14 | Comments (0)

As Israel applies itself to the task of rooting out terrorists in Gaza, and destroying their tunnels and rocket launchers, there have been, as always when Israe...

   
 

Chesed Shel Emes Opportunity for Today

Article by BJLife/Frank Storch | Published 07/21/14 | Comments (0)

Ba;timore, MD - July 21 - Mrs. Magda Reiner, a 92 year old Holocaust survivor, was niftar yesterday in New York. The levaya will be today, Monday July 21, 2014 ...

   
 

Baltimorean Injured in Gaza; Please Daven for Beth Tfil...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/21/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 20 - The entire Baltimore Jewish community wishes a refuah shelaimah, a complete and speedy recovery, to BT alum Jordan Low ’13 (pic...

   
 

Rabbi Daniel Lerner Named Spiritual Leader of Pikesvill...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/21/14 | Comments (0)

  Dear PJC Members, The Trustees of PJC are excited to announce that, effective September 1, 2014, Rabbi Daniel Lerner will be joinin...

   
 

From Yerushalayim: A Note From Rabbi Yisroel Reisman to...

Article by Rabbi Yisroel Reisman | Published 07/21/14 | Comments (0)

Yerushlayim  - July 21 - 23 Tammuz 5774 - As you know, the Yishuv here is struggling with a war whose boundaries & purpose are not clear; a war without...

   
 

An Aliyah Diary, Episode #172: Raw

Article by Susan Leibtag | Published 07/21/14 | Comments (0)

SPOILER ALERT: I'm not saying anything here that you haven't read in a million other blogs and posts.  But writing it out helps me deal with it. ...

   
 

Despite Fighting, Baltimore's Brenners are Moving ...

Article by Lorraine Mirabella | Published 07/21/14 | Comments (0)

Ever since spending their honeymoon in Israel in 2000, David and Helaine Brenner had dreamed about returning to live and raise a family in what they believe to ...

   
 

Is This Your First War?

Article by Rivka Lambert Adler | Published 07/21/14 | Comments (0)

A  few days ago, I heard a story from a close friend who heard it from the wife of the man to whom it happened. This man spends his days learning Torah ...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - July 21- Why No Meat And Wi...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 07/21/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 21 - Daily Dvar Halacha - Why No Meat And Wine During 9 Days? ...

   
 

Listen: On Rabbi Elan Adler's Radio Show Hear Many...

Article by Rabbi Elan Adler | Published 07/20/14 | Comments (0)

Israel - During this challenging time in Israel, there are many who have taken it upon themselves to go beyond prayer and faith, and have taken action to suppor...

   
 

From Olney to South Bend: The Hidden Jewish Jewel

Article by Paul Creeger | Published 07/20/14 | Comments (0)

After completing a challenging final semester at Yeshiva University, I was ready for a break from the pace and pressure of New York City. Feeling both excited a...

   
 

We Were Robbed

Article by Jonathan Rosenblum | Published 07/20/14 | Comments (0)

Last week I wrote that one only had to look at the faces of the two Palestinians suspected of kidnapping Eyal Yifrach, Gil-ad Shaar, and Naftali Fraenkel to kno...

   
 

Chanukas Habayis Grand Opening of JFK Mincha-Maariv/Res...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/20/14 | Comments (0)

Minyanim, Free Parking and More for Jewish Travelers Flying in and out of New York’s John F. Kennedy Airport is about to become more convenient for Jewi...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - July 20 - Construction Duri...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 07/20/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 20 - Daily Dvar Halacha - Construction During The 9 Days? ...

   
 

Watch: Rabbi Ilan Feldman Speaks About How Today's...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/19/14 | Comments (0)

Rabbi Ilan Feldman Speaks About the Current Situation in Eretz Yisrael ...

   
 

Together as One: Baltimore Communal Gathering for Unit...

Article by BJLife/Margie Pensak | Published 07/19/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, July 17, 2014 - I moved to Baltimore in 1979, and I can remember when everyone knew everyone in town. Can you? Whether you can or cannot, restoring t...

   
 

Maryland's Camp Shoresh Campers Eye Gaza Fighting ...

Article by AP | Published 07/18/14 | Comments (0)

Fighting in the Middle East has made for a summer of high tension, tearful phone calls and unlikely friendships between Israelis and Palestinians attending ca...

   
 

Al Pi Halacha: What Is Chillul Hashem?

Article by Rabbi Yair Hoffman | Published 07/18/14 | Comments (0)

New York - In recent months, the observant Jewish world has been inundated with incidences, occurrences, activities, and statements that clearly constitute Ch...

   
 

Urgent Atzeres Tefillah Held In Yeshivas Mir Yerushalay...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/18/14 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem, Israel - July 18 - An Urgent Atzeres Tefillah was held this morning in Yeshivas Mir Yerushalaym. The Rosh Hayeshiva, Hagaon Harav Eliezer Yehuda Fink...

   
 

Parshas Matos - You Do Your Best...

Article by Avraham Cohen | Published 07/18/14 | Comments (0)

“Va’y’daber Hashem el Moshe laymor:  N’kom nikmas b’nai Yisrael mai’ais haMidyanim; achar tai’a’saif el ah...

   
 

Fresh Air Amid the Reek

Article by Rabbi Avi Shafran | Published 07/18/14 | Comments (0)

Even more remarkable than the article itself was where it appeared. Written by Elissa Strauss, an essayist and a “co-artistic director” of a &ldquo...

   
 

Weekly Featured Jobs from Joblink July 18, 2014

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/18/14 | Comments (0)

Please note that Joblink's Employment Workshop Series will begin this coming Monday.  Please attend all or just one or two.Job Readiness and Interview...

   
 

Stunning: Women Cited for Packing Stun Guns in Carry-On...

Article by Deb Belt | Published 07/18/14 | Comments (0)

Women from Baltimore and Silver Spring, on separate flights out of BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport, were charged after packing stun guns in their carry-on bags....

   
 

Parshas Mattos: Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP!

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/18/14 | Comments (0)

Parshas Mattos - Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP! Baltimore, MD - July 18  -   Eruv is Up! Parshas:  Mattos Today: 20 Tammuz Chatzos today...

   
 

Baltimore's Community Children Create Personal Gre...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/18/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 17 - Our hearts and minds are with our friends and family in Israel. Launched in 2003, the Baltimore-Ashkelon Partnership has set peop...

   
 

Parshas Matos - Counting Sheep - Dedicated Bizchus Amir...

Article by R' Eliezer Bulka | Published 07/18/14 | Comments (0)

I recently signed up with a very special program, The Shmira Project, which pairs ordinary people with soldiers putting their lives on the line in defense of ou...

   
 

More Baltimore Achdus as Gaza Operation Expands

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Elchonon Oberstei... | Published 07/18/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 18 - I got a call today from Rabbi Yissocher Dov Eichenstein, a young Chassidic Rebbe of the Zhidichover Dynasty out of Chicago. He move...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - July 18 - Laws Of 3 Weeks A...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 07/18/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 18 - - Daily Dvar Halacha - Laws Of 3 Weeks And 9 Days Part I ...

   
 

Parshas Matos - Aderes HaTorah

Article by Rabbi Chaim Zvi Senter / Yeshi... | Published 07/17/14 | Comments (0)

The end of this week's Parsha speaks about the Arei Miklat that were established in Eretz Yisroel and Ever L'Yarden. Moshe Rebbeinu, who was not Zoche...

   
 

Agudath Israel Calls for Prayer

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/17/14 | Comments (0)

New York, NY - July 17 - With the news that a ground invasion of the hornets' nest known as Gaza is underway, Agudath Israel of America calls on all Jews t...

   
 

Traffic Alert: Multi-Vehicle Crash at Smith & Seven...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/17/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 17 - 5:22 PM - BaltimoreJewishLife.com has just been notified of a traffic accident at the corner of Smith & Seven Mile Lane.   Pl...

   
 

Watch Live: Gaza Ground Invasion

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/17/14 | Comments (0)

 Gaza Ground Invasion Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream...

   
 

UPDATED as of July 17 (4:06 PM) with More Baltimore Cha...

Article by BJL Staff | Published 07/17/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 8 - As Israel faces what the IDF spokesperson says will be a massive IDF operation in Gaza, we are asking you to keep the following soldier...

   
 

A Request From Rabbi Moshe Hauer to All Camp Directors

Article by Rabbi Moshe Hauer | Published 07/17/14 | Comments (0)

Dear Camp Directors: I wanted to ask for your assistance.  I hope to travel to Eretz Yisrael next week bez"h.  I am in touch with many people in Eret...

   
 

Immigration Leads To O'Malley And Obama Spat

Article by AP | Published 07/17/14 | Comments (0)

Annapolis, MD — Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley was one of Barack Obama's top fundraisers in 2012, raising more than $1 million for his re-elect...

   
 

If The Iron Kippah Fits, Wear It

Article by Shimon Apisdorf | Published 07/17/14 | Comments (0)

Does God Speak Through the Headlines? Regardless of what you may or may not believe about God; His relationship to the Jewish people, His involvement in the li...

   
 

Partner in a Siyum HaShas for Each of Our Boys' Fi...

Article by BJLife/Daniel Balsam | Published 07/17/14 | Comments (0)

Dear Chaveirim and Colleagues,  It is not my style to make appeals, but this one-time cause is very dear to me, and I believe it will be to many of you as...

   
 

We're All One Mishpacha

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Elchonon Oberstei... | Published 07/17/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 17 - I want to share another inspiring example of achdus. I sent a letter to Mishpacha Magazine, which as you may know is a Chareidi public...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - July 17 - Are Little Trims...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 07/17/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 17 - Daily Dvar Halacha - Are Little Trims And Shaves Allowed During The 3 Weeks? ...

   
 

JCC Swim Teacher Charged With Soliciting Teens (Note f...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/16/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 16 - A former swimming instructor was arrested Tuesday for trying to purchase two teenage boys for inappropriate conduct involving minors, ...

   
 

Now I Know How They Feel

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Elchonon Oberstei... | Published 07/16/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 16 - Recently , all of Klal Yisroel  experienced a tremendous feeling of unity and brotherhood.  For a short while, we did not se...

   
 

Hundreds Attend Cantorial Prayer Event For Israel (Vide...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/15/14 | Comments (0)

Brooklyn, NY - Hundreds of people attended at congregation Anshey Sefard for a stirring and moving prayer service, last evening in Borough Park Brooklyn. The...

   
 

Few Spots Remain for Star-K Kashrus Training Program

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/15/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 15 - The Star-K’s widely acclaimed Kashrus Training Program has been held annually since 2003, at the Star-K offices in Baltimore, Ma...

   
 

The Rachel Minkove, z'l, Tour de Court Basketball ...

Article by BJLife/Isaac Draiman | Published 07/15/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 15 - Back in 1995, a few bored teenagers decided to kill time on a lazy summer day by riding bikes to different locations throughout the Pi...

   
 

The Rebbe Muvhak; Appreciating Rav Yaakov Weinberg, zt&...

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Boruch Leff | Published 07/15/14 | Comments (0)

The 17th of Tamuz has been a day of tragedy for Klal Yisrael for almost two thousand years as we mourn the entry of Titus and his wicked Roman army breaking thr...

   
 

Obama's Delusional Mideast Peace Strategy

Article by Brad E. Kauffman | Published 07/15/14 | Comments (0)

Favoring the Palestinians only encourages the rocketing of Israel President Obama’s delusional Mideast peace plan can be summed up in one sentence: Deleg...

   
 

In Memory of Rav Shmuel Yaakov Weinberg, zt'l, on ...

Article by Rabbis Emanuel Feldman, Moshe... | Published 07/15/14 | Comments (0)

In Memory of Rav Shmuel Yaakov Weinberg, zt'l, written on the Occasion of His Fifth Yahrzeit: From a Mechutan's Perspective by Rabbi Emanuel Feldma...

   
 

TONIGHT: Baltimore Communal Gathering to Take Place on ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/15/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 2 - 4 Tammuz 5774 - We are still reeling from the difficult “Eis Tzarah”, the tragic period surrounding the abduction and murde...

   
 

Shiva Asar B'Tammuz (Times of Fast Listed) and The...

Article by Rabbi Yair Hoffman | Published 07/15/14 | Comments (0)

Tuesday, July 15 - Fast of Shiva Asar B'Tamuz - Begins: T"A: 3:57, 16.1: 4:12, 72: 4:40 Ends: 42: 9:15, 45: 9:18, 50: 9:23 Although the Three Weeks and th...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - July 15 - 17th of Tammuz

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 07/15/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 15 - Daily Dvar Halacha - 17th of Tammuz ...

   
 

Agudath Israel Thanks Governor Cuomo for Support of Isr...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/14/14 | Comments (0)

Rabbi David Zwiebel, executive vice president of Agudath Israel of America, sent the letter  below, today,  thanking New York State Governor Andrew Cu...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - July 14 - What Do We Really...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 07/14/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 14 - Daily Dvar Halacha - What Do We Really Mourn For During The 3 Weeks ...

   
 

Heavy Rainfall Predicted for This Afternoon

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/14/14 | Comments (0)

Severe storms are possible as we kick off the new work week. Hail, high winds, heavy rain and even an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. MARYLAND'...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - July 13 - What To Do On The...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 07/13/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 13 - Daily Dvar Halacha - What To Do On The 17th Of Tammuz ...

   
 

Parshas Pinchas- Bad Neighbours

Article by R' Eliezer Bulka | Published 07/11/14 | Comments (0)

This Shabbos is the Yahrzeit of R' Yaakov Yitzchack Ruderman, zt"l, the first Rosh HaYeshivah of Yeshivas Ner Yisroel.  This Sunday is the ...

   
 

Parshas Pinchas - Peace on Israel

Article by Avraham Cohen | Published 07/11/14 | Comments (0)

“Lachain eh’mor hee’nehnee nosain lo es bree’see shalom • Therefore say [to Pinchas]: Behold! I am giving him My convenant of Peace...

   
 

Not Alone at Sea (Video)

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Chaim Amster | Published 07/11/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 11 - The below situation occurred to me on Tuesday, July 8, 2014, which enhanced my relationship with the One above: I went kayaking in th...

   
 

Mr. Obama, Phone (My) Home

Article by Rabbi Avi Shafran | Published 07/11/14 | Comments (0)

I just can’t seem to remember whether President Obama telephoned me last night.  It was a busy evening.  I had a chasunah, a seder and davened M...

   
 

Parshas Pinchas- Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP!

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/11/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 11 - Parshas Pinchas-  Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP! Parshas:  Pinchas Today: 13 Tammuz Chatzos today: 1:12 PM Hadlakas Nair...

   
 

Weekly Featured Jobs from Joblink July 11, 2014

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/11/14 | Comments (0)

Joblink is pleased to announce its upcoming summer workshop series on employment topics.  This series of three of the most popular Joblink presentations wi...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - July 11 - Five Tragedies O...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 07/11/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 11 - Daily Dvar Halacha - Five Tragedies On The 17th Of Tammuz ...

   
 

Our Debt to Eyal, Naftali, and Gil-ad

Article by Jonathan Rosenblum | Published 07/11/14 | Comments (0)

With the horrific news that the bodies of Yaakov Naftali Fraenkel, Gil-ad Shaer, and Eyal Yifrach had been found, came as well details of their abduction that h...

   
 

Need a Minyan Now?

Article by Laura Incalcaterra | Published 07/11/14 | Comments (0)

For observant Jews, few things can be more frustrating than needing to pray but not being able to find nine others to join you. Barry Schwartz understands, hav...

   
 

Parshas Pinchus - Conquering Trauma

Article by Rabbi Zvi Teichman | Published 07/10/14 | Comments (0)

One of the greatest tragedies to occur to the burgeoning nation, in their journey towards the promised land, is only hinted at in this week’s portion. &n...

   
 

Parshas Pinchus - Aderes HaTorah

Article by Rabbi Chaim Zvi Senter / Yeshi... | Published 07/10/14 | Comments (0)

In this week's Parsha,we are told of the brave and heroic act of Pinchos in killing Zimri and Kuzbi.  Pinchus is rewarded with Kehunah for his act of ...

   
 

Parshas Pinchas - Video: A Leopard Can't Change I...

Article by Rabbi Ben Zion Shafier | Published 07/10/14 | Comments (0)

 A Leopard Can't Change Its Spots ...

   
 

From The Perspective of a Mother

Article by Mrs.Tehila (Gerstman) Ney | Published 07/10/14 | Comments (0)

I never understood how much a mother could worry, until now.  I also never understood, even to the slightest extent, what people in Sderot go through. ...

   
 

TONIGHT: Dr. Norman Goldwasser To Visit Baltimore, Thur...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/10/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 9 - Many in our community expressed sadness over the loss of Zahava  Goldwasser, z'l, (Janet Schneyer) recently.  We would l...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - July 8/9/10 - Assorted

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 07/10/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 10 - Daily Dvar Halacha from July 8, 9 & 10 July 8 - Moving a Lit Lamp with My Elbow on Shabbos July 9 - Moving a Plugged in Alarm ...