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See Page 61 See Page 17 See Pages 35 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 14 NO. 46 5 AV 5774 AUGUST 1, 2014 FROM THE EDITOR No

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover Sunday arrived and the rockets kept falling while the ceasefires kept failing. It appears Bibi decided to take matters into his own hands. I observed that he

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 10 the hand or a shrug of the shoulders by world leaders and opinionmakers. One of the refreshing personalities featured recently on Fox News, on the Sean Hannity s


BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover offense that he says did not go down quite the way it has been described. Of course, Ive heard time and again that there are very few guilty people in prison, an

While Mutterperl feels that he exercised poor judgment in the decisions, or rather teenage impulses, that landed him here, he feels that more than anything else he was a sacrificial lamb on the altar

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 15 and Ia man with a yarmulke walks in and Dovi points out that this is the rabbi, Menachem Fruchter. Rabbi Fruchter, who lives in South Fallsburg and teaches at the He

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PERSPECTIVE Continued from Page 16 and buses and vans. Policemen lined the streets. Thousands had come out to pay their last respects. Despite the congestion, the Israeli habit of forging to the front

SHEMITTAH Continued from Front Cover farmers are standing by and ready to do the work, and they just need trees to be purchased for them. But August 11 is the deadline for the farmers to plant. ples

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Front Cover the Baalei HaTosfos whose name was Rabbeinu Pehter, but by and large this was an aberration. Chazal tell us Bamidbar Rabbah 2022 that the Jewish people were

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News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ I couldnt sleep last Thursday night. The events of the past four weeks woke me up at around 3 a.m. Every time a soldier is hurt or killed, the sadness envelops me.

of antiSemitism is limited to European Jewry, as there have been antiIsrael rallies in Australia, Chicago, and San Francisco, and graffiti painted on a shul in Miami Beach. This is a dangerous time fo

insights on THE TORAH Around The World In Nine Days With Naomi Nachman Dozens of participants have been joining super chef Naomi Nachman, a.k.a. the Aussie Gourmet, at Gourmet Glatt this week for an e

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Safety Statistics BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER Were all very backwards when it comes to safety. We see people get hurt doing something, and we say, Well, I guess I should never do that. But when people dont

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Thoughts On Israel At War BY RABBI DANIEL H. MEHLMAN I pen this with an anguished heart, a confused mind, and a great sense of pain and empathy for our sisters and brothers in our glorious State of Is

Parenting, Experimentation, And Values BY DR. ALAN WINDER Part 3 As I expressed in my previous articles, I view healthy parenting as allowing the child as much flexibility as possible to experiment i

Is Music Permitted Machberes Inside The Chassidish And Yeshivish World BY RABBI GERSHON TANNENBAUM The Beth Din of the Eidah HaChareidis of Jerusalem issued a reaffirmation of the prohibition by leadi

insights on THE TORAH Devarim Memory From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN Devarim is the parashah associated with Tishah BAv, the Jewish national day of mourning. On this Shabbos, we hear the fa

A Debt Of Truth Musings On Tishah BAv BY RABBI SHLOMO YAFFE On the Ninth of Av, we mourn the destruction of the Holy Temple in Jerusalem, which was twice destroyed on this dateeach time leading to exi

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BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian A Missing Hei Id like to get a nice piece of artwork as a gift for my nephew Yoni, whos getting married in two weeks, Mr

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OUR ALIYAH CHRONICLE By Shmuel Katz here as a bumbling fool. No one can understand what he possibly could be thinking. And he can only be acting on the instructions and guidance of his boss. They are

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DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Our Better Halves The second perek of Maseches Megillah starts by discussing the laws of someone who read the Megillah lmafreiah. If someone read the Megilla

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS Continued from Page 55 to recite halfHallel. As noted above, some Rishonim are of the opinion that one does not recite a berachah over halfHallel since we generally do not recite a b

Barbecues, Tikkun, And Weight Loss BY YOCHANAN GORDON The Divrei Chaim of Sanz had a son who later became known as the Gollitzer Maggid. One Shabbos, a Jew entered his beis midrash and asked if he cou


InFrequently Asked Questions From The Other Side Of The Bench BY DAVID J. SEIDEMANN, ESQ . Her name is Aliza. She is 16. She is my daughter. When her camp in Israel concluded last week, she decided to

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Community News From Around The World Israeli Yeshivas Cancel Summer Break Several major Chassidic leaders have called on their yeshivos to cancel summer vacation due to the ongoing fighting in Gaza, a

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Community News Continued from Page 67 techniques on how to continue to reach out to Jews around the world and how to bring them home. Rabbi Chaim Abbadi is the founder of Minyan Shelanu, a minyan wher

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Community News Continued from Page 68 Rav Abuchatzeira will then enter the tziyun, and after spending long minutes lighting candles, will begin reading the names of those in need of shidduchim, carefu

insights on THE TORAH Devarim Life Lessons And Overview BY RABBI YAIR HOFFMAN This sidrah has five parshiyos. 1. Moshe Rabbeinus Introduction. The pesukim give us the location and timeframe of Moshes

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LIFE LESSONS Continued from Page 75 Why the extra history lessons here They seem very out of place. The Netziv explains that the Avim were great warriors, while the Kaftorim were a nation of dwarfs. A

The Three Matriarchs BY RAV SHAUL ARIELI OHEL YITZCHOK OF KEW GARDENS HILLS From the Shabbosmorning derashah during the shivah of the three murdered yeshiva boys During these trying times, the entire

Kohen Gadol dies, the nation experiences a national mourning so powerful that it negates all personal feelings of loss. With the absence of personal mourning, the drive to seek revenge evaporates. Thi

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OU Mission Continued from Page 79 ing faith in the eternal destiny of our people, returned to our homeland after millennia and generations of longing. The rosh yeshiva, the amazing R Dovid Fendel orig

Starve Hamas Continued from Page 81 of bringing money into Gaza. These were found in the shape of banks that did not see themselves as bound by the Wests rules forbidding money laundering and forbiddi


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