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See Pages 47 See Page 19 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island See Page 37 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 17 NO. 40 5 AV 5777 JULY 28, 2017 FROM THE EDITOR Ne

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FEATURES Aliyah Chronicle Shmuel Katz 63 35 33 72 29 80 86 80 43 38 36 55 62 87 15 30 47 50 51 42 61 69 28 Book Review Rochelle Maruch Miller Business Halacha R Meir Orlian Classified Ads A Clever

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POLAND Continued from Front Cover Much of the trip focused on several of the large concentration camps in Poland for most of the group, it was their first time there. Dovid and Debbie Greenblatt in S

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POLAND Continued from Page 11 tration camp is the most visited site in Poland. It is bitter comedy that even after the Jews were murdered, they are still a large generator of commerce for the country.

LUACH July 28 August 5 July 1July 9 ZIP Code 11516 5 Av Erev Shabbos CALENDAR BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover was her first Cesarean section, saying something about my big head which I took

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 15 anything, and that was feeling safe and secure. Here is another vivid memory as a young boy at home. Im guessing that it was sometime between when I was five and ten

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Bonei Olam Partners In The Miracle Of Life Infertility the diagnosis on its own is hard enough to handle. Its difficult, its challenging, but there is hope. Recent decades have seen a virtual explosio

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover the person should be mispallel, that is that he should pray or daven on the matter. As it was related to me directly by the petitioner, he then said to Rav C

The numbers, however, are on the side of the nonOrthodox as they are in the majority represented by the Conservative and Reform branches of American Judaism. The situation becomes additionally touchy

Answering Continued from Page 21 Everyone reading these words knows of the battle going on for kedushas HaKotel. The liberal American movements yes, this battle originates from America, and the Americ

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Sarah Huckabee Sanders A New Dynamic Press Secretary BY JOSEPH FRAGER, MD When I asked former governor Mike Huckabee what the name Huckabee meant, he told me it meant up the hill. At the time, I thoug

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Page 24 reidis. Rav Halberstam gave semichah to Rav Dov Halevanoni, who has in turn ordained a number of others. There are a number of other ways to effect a tikkun ka

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OTD, Part 2 Advice From YidParenting BY RABBI YITZIE ROSS This is the second part of the OTD off the derech article. Before we begin, there are some important disclaimers. 1. This article can trigger

ently, their parents excluded me from everything. I just wanted to play, not discuss religion. I might have become more religious if Id spent time with them. I was a shy and quiet girl, and being igno

Becoming The Child Again Dear Esther, I read your column two weeks ago MindBiz Challenging Childhood, July 14 and I have a followup question. But first I would like to thank you for addressing some of

that they have forgotten what normal is supposed to look like. Its very likely that your mother will need to invest in her own individual therapy and work through issues pertaining to her divorce that

STUCK IN TRAFFIC Continued from Page 29 All they know is that while they were trying to tend to the driver, the chicks were jumping off the truck and running all over the road. Run Cross the road Why

BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian Storyline Witness Dayan Shalom and Ari were learning at a table right in front of Rabbi Dayan. Id like to borrow 200 to

BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 33 is an expert and was paid for his professional opinion. If he was not paid, he is exempt if he wasnt outright negligent. Some authorities exempt a recognized ex

Books Of The People Revisiting Classic Works Of Jewish Thought BOOK REVIEW BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER Books of the People Revisiting Classic Works of Jewish Thought, edited by Dr. Stuart W. Halpern, is

Books Of The People Continued from Page 35 Rabbi Nachman of Breslov, by Professor Jeremy Dauber Rabbi Samson Raphael Hirschs Nineteen Letters on Judaism, by Rabbi Dr. Moshe Y. Miller, a professor of

share nothing in common. That happens because there is only that chemical reaction. And sadly, that alone is never enough to sustain a relationship in the long term. If you know people who got married

Real Clear Daf Q A Review A review of some of this weeks daf yomi key concepts Devarim Sanhedrin BY RABBI SHMUEL WISE Q. Does the Torah want us to compromise A. One of the most central goals that t

his wife, we say once the testimony is believed regarding person X, we accept the testimony about his wife as well. That is, the whole notion of splitting testimony is not at all a simple matter just

Miracles Continued from Page 39 value 17. There are 18 blessings in Shemoneh Esreih not counting the birkas haminim, which was a later addition. The Baal Shem Tov explained that the Gemara is highligh

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real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen District 14, but we do not want to pay those high taxes. Please find us a house just like this one, but with lower taxes, in the same school distric

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Choosing The Lesser Evil Note This article discusses serious halachic and philosophical issues. It is not my intent to provide guidance to anyone in a partic

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DAF YOMI INSIGHTS Continued from Page 43 Aharon should not have said that it wasregardless of the consequences. However, this issue is a little tricky. Although one may not say that a sin is permitted

NEWS FROM THE HILLS Continued from Page 47 ect Witness about the hidden children of the Shoah. I cant imagine how hard it was for parents to give their children awayin many cases to strangersto take c

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5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword Go Away, Roger Waters BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Org. Roger Waters hates 6. Certain sorority woman 11. Where new episodes of Sesame Street no longer premier 14. W

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A Temple Of The Heart BY YOSSI BAUMOL If Netanyahu backed down on the Kotel compromise, he can back down on the Temple Mount metal detectors. This quote, albeit from Ahmed Tibi, underscores a situatio

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already been cooked before packaging and only needs to be defrosted. Recipe published in Joy of Kosher with Jamie Geller, Shavuot 2015. Nine Days Meals BY JAMIE GELLER JOY OF KOSHER Vegetarian Spagh

NINE DAYS MEALS Continued from Page 55 Directions In a mediumsized mixing bowl, combine spelt, half a cup California ripe olives, 2 tablespoons asiago cheese, basil, vinegar, and salt. Season with pe

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Move Over, Quinoa Teff Is In Town Move over, quinoa, theres a new kid on the glutenfreegrain block, and its called teff. Teff is an ancient whole grain native to Ethiopia, and, like other grains, it c

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TEFF Continued from Page 58 mium ancient grains, glutenfree flours, and an extensive line of quinoa and couscous products. They manufacture all their products from start to finish, controlling the qua

thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman matic to those of us without legal training. Now, however, OJ is scheduled to be released on or about October 1, and that gives those of us who have reserva

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 fam

TERROR Continued from Front Cover feel, inside and out loud, because I dont want the grief to overtake me. What happened Friday night . . . My inlaws were with us for Shabbat, as were a Hebrew Univers

TERROR Continued from Page 63 low security procedures and directions. The two girls staying at my house are not religious and went to their room to check the news on their phones. I went in there to c

and searching every single house, yard, field, bush, garbage can, playground, construction site, and forest with helicopters hovering overhead and searching everywhere. They brought search dogs, speci

TERROR Continued from Page 65 loudly when we got to the second part of the song, vhaikar lo lefached klal the most important thing is to have no fear at all. The fear is so strong, its awful it can pa

so. There were cases of shalom bayis problems that decimated households and parents who used their children as pawns or as leverage for a better monetary settlement. There were business disputes betwe

Dealing With Chemical Or Alcohol Dependency BY DR. NEIL MARON His grandmother fell and broke her hip, necessitating emergency replacement surgery. She came home to convalesce. It was at that point tha

A New Nakba Tidbits From Israel BY RON JAGER Palestinians are leading themselves towards a third nakba Arabic word for catastrophe, a term used widely by Palestinians Arabs in describing the establish

Tidbits From Israel Continued from Page 69 Israel has shown time and time again its willingness to make painful sacrifices for the sake of a genuine and enduring peace with its Arab neighbors. Israeli

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Keeping The Kesher At Camp 1 3 4 2 Staff members of the Yeshiva University High School for Boys MTA visited students, alumni, and faculty at various summer camps. 1 Head of School Rabbi Josh Kahn

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Kaminsky And Miller Urge South Shore Ferry Study Senator Todd Kaminsky and Assemblywoman Melissa Missy Miller called for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to explore the establishment of a fer

Bronze medalists Chaim Pfeifer, Yehudah Konig, and Ari Ellenberg audience gain a deeper understanding of how victims are affected and why its often difficult for them to seek help and leave an abusiv

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 81 Learning to swim is an important aspect of camp, and swimming is at the core of a Ruach day camp summer. Ruach campers love having the opportunity to swim

three weeks of learning together with a leil hisorerus, featuring Mrs. Shoshanna Jaeger. Doors open at 800 p.m. The shiur is titled I Cry . . . Because I Cannot Cry What is expected of us on Tishah BA

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 83 ful strategies to improve the quality of classroom learning for all students throughout the institution. The feedback from the educators was extremely posi

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YU Receives 1 Million Gift From Tzili Charney Yeshiva University has received a gift of 1 million from Tzili Charney, in honor of her husband, Leon H. Charney, to support the Center for Israel Studie

letters to THE EDITOR Perceiving The Benefits Dear Editor, Regarding Rabbi Hoffmans responses in last weeks issue about alternative medicine and applied kinesiology Letters, July 21 It is interesting

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