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See Page 35 See Page 11 See Pages 35 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 14 NO. 47 12 AV 5774 AUGUST 8, 2014 On The Ruins Of Gu

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover late one of those after an hour or two, you have achieved a greater proportion of success than with one of those multiple failed 72hour varieties. Whether it

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 6 in Gaza. Just in the last day or so, reporters from both France and India who have left Gaza have recorded stories about Hamas terrorists setting up rocket launch

BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover play a pivotal role in some of the races. One of the sleepy, almost predictable, racesthat is, until last weekhas been the race for governor of New York. Until a

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 10 photographic opportunity at certain locations and with specific personalities. But for those who want to genuinely demonstrate their concern and interest in Israel a

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 12 Rice, who is running for the congressional seat vacated by the retiring Carolyn McCarthy. Rice recently returned from a whirlwind threeday trip to Israel. For DA Kat

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KADDISH Continued from Front Cover guishing in my parents basement in a rotting frame, and after her demise I rescued it because I couldnt rescue her and had it remounted and reframed. Its not that I

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KADDISH Continued from Page 18 Just as things started to ease up for me after a couple of years and I had a few months of relative tranquillity, just then my mother started her twoyear steady descent

26b Israel never had grander days than Yom Kippur and Tu BAv. There are difficulties, however, with both answers. Rav Masna seems to be giving a reason for the Tu BAv observance being established. Whi

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WAR LESSONS Continued from Front Cover military historyone for a surrender to foreign pressure, and one for a bold defiance of foreign pressure. In the days leading up to the 1973 Yom Kippur War, both

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There is none else beside Him Devarim 435 Rabbi Binyamin Kletzker, a chassid of Rabbi Schneur Zalman of Liadi, was a lumber merchant. One year, while he was adding up the annual accounts, he inadverte

Eishet Chayal Supporting IDF Army Wives And Families BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER Tomorrow it will be a week. A week since my husband was recruited. A week that my children have been without their daddy.

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Eishet Chayal Continued from Page 28 RS Finding families is simple. We started with my friends husbands whole unit of 12. We posted on an Israeli mommy Facebook group. We told our friends and neighbor

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Question I am semiengaged to a guy. He proposed and I accepted, but we have not made it official yet, because we are waiting for my parents to come from overseas, where they live. The problem is that

But as bizarre as it may be, their success is based on intimidation. Most of the time, these types of people use intimidation tactics. They may threaten or emotionally blackmail people to do their bid

Buying In Israel Goals And Purpose BY SHIA GETTER Jews worldwide look towards Eretz Yisrael for investment. Buying in the Holy Land answers to a deep need to be connected with our heritage and provide

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen wallpaper that might have been lovely when they originally hung it 40 years past, but presently had taken on a notsonice shade of beigeyellow from s

thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Preaching To The Choir My heart is with Israel. It always has been and it always will be. But it is no longer accurate to say that I stand with Israel. That

Degrees Of Separation BY RAFI SACKVILLE Kobi promised to help me paint the house we were moving into. He told me he loved painting walls. We set a time for the early afternoon. He never showed, which

Separation Continued from Page 37 their mamad. Gd give me strength to get past these hard times for us and all Am Yisrael. I have detected a change in Batyas my daughters demeanor. Its as if all vest

insights on THE TORAH From The Chassidic Masters The Inexistence Of The Universe Groping for a transcendent word in a vocabulary generated by our physical lives, we seize upon light. Light is our meta

CHASSIDIC MASTERS Continued from Page 39 light is informationa communication from one thing to another. Light, then, exists only in relation to that which is outside of its source, but not in relation

THE DISH By Elke Probkevitz Summer Cooking Seviche In the summer, you want to eat foods that are fresh and chilled, with little or no cooking. Seviche or ceviche fits that bill. Seviche uses fresh fi

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, Im concerned about my wife, Chaya. Highstrung would be a good description of her. Shes a special woman whom I love dearly and care about very much. I put up w

times devastating surprises. And thats why during times like these, patching things up just wont hold. I believe Chayas anxiety issues should have been addressed long ago. Coddling is sweet, but it do

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Another Repeat In some yeshivos and shuls there is a custom that certain kibbudim on Simchas Torah are sold not for money, but rather for commitments to lear

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Nothing Special The Job Hunter BY RABBI MORDECHAI KRUGER I dont have anything to write. I dont mean I as in your humble jobsearch and careerchoice coacheducator. I mean that I often hear this claim fr

Another Mothers Musings By Phyllis J. Lubin My group is a diverse one. There are 15 of us, all from different universities and different parts of New York. It is amazing to me to see everyones backgr

Pupa Shabbos Nachamu Machberes Inside The Chassidish And Yeshivish World BY RABBI GERSHON TANNENBAUM Shabbos Nachamu is always a release from intense mourning of the destruction of the two Holy Temple

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Solution To Previous 5TJT Puzzle Current Recession 1 Machberes Continued from Page 48 He provided lodging and meals for hundreds of young men and reestablished his yeshiva. Assuming the roles and obl

International Laundry Day BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER Now that Tishah BAv is over, we can finally do all the things that we couldnt do for the past few weeks. We can go to weddings, listen to music, and ea

One Big Step Backward For Mankind Tidbits From Israel BY RON JAGER For the past 27 days, Israel is once again fighting and sacrificing its best and brightest, defending Israels citizens against Hamas,


And I beseeched Gd at that time Devarim 323 Moshe prayed 515 prayersthe numerical value gematria of vaeschanan, and I beseechedto be allowed to enter the land. Midrash Rabbah Tidbits From Israel Cont

A Mission Of Strength BY TRUDY STERN I traveled to Israel last week with my husband, Stanley, on a solidarity mission led by Rabbi Goldin of Ahavas Torah of Englewood and Emunah to bring chizuk and so

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Mission Diary Continued from Page 55 him to deliver the lights to the soldiers by noon, the soldiers had the lights We decided to use the rest of the money to provide other items the soldiers needed a

Mission Diary Continued from Page 57 there are no shelters there. He told us how important these visits are for the morale of the soldiers. Rabbi Goldin then took the mike and told us that Debbie Moed

near the Gaza border. As we neared the village, we heard explosions in the background. At this point I dont even react anymore to this sound as it has become so common. The children, so accustomed to

Mission Diary Continued from Page 59 Matans girlfriend, who does not know how she can go on without the light in her life from his fellow soldiers, who proclaimed him to be a wonderful, loyal, and cou

an enormous need for a grove of large trees. The yishuv is in the Judean Desert. Temperatures reach over 100F throughout the summer and can even reach 120. The yishuv currently has no trees and theref

News From The Hills Continued from Page 61 ingthere was never a break as they learned for a zechus for the boys safety. The boys in the yeshiva called all the yeshivas to bring every Jew in Israel to

enforced sanctions against Israel. Rabbi Becher explained that to Muslims and Presbyterians, we pose a spiritual, existential threat. Our existence, our attachment to Torah and Israel and our attachme

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 63 Bonei Olam Expanding Its Reach In The Five Towns Baruch Hashem we live in a large community that is constantly busy with many weddings, bar and bat mitzva

200 p.m. 60. Cool and refreshing fare is the antidote to blazing sun and hot summer days. But how do you prepare elegant Shabbat meals without a hot kitchen Well help keep you and your kitchen cool wi

Project Inspires Journey To Poland Pain, Joy, And Commitment To A Life For A Life BY CHAYA SARAH STARK Project Inspire spearheaded its first Journey to Poland to recall the glory of the past, to daven

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Journey To Poland Continued from Page 66 Trip Highlights The Okopowa Street cemetery in Warsaw, ironically, pulsated with life. Beautiful foliage and greenery adorned each grave and lush green grass

Journey To Poland Continued from Page 73 Memorable Shabbos In Krakow The High Shul resounded Friday night with the Carlebachstyle Kabbalas Shabbos and Maariv. Shabbos morning at the Kuba Shul, and a

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CSBEnvision IV For TopProducing Insurance And Financial Executives, August 19 While most organizers of successful events prefer to not rock the boat, the founders of CSBEnvision are expanding the most

ally lifechanging differences CSB, in their unassuming, utterly dedicated way, calls business as usual. Its More than Courses, CE Credits, and Contacts. For most, the inspiration to create a concept l

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Community News From Around The World Project Mesorahs Trip To Poland, August 2631 This is your last opportunity of the summer to go on the renowned Project Mesorah trip to Poland. The emotions felt on

Touro Hosts Mobile App Design Institute The Touro College Graduate School of Technology sponsored a oneday Mobile App Design Institute that offered participants an overview of the appdevelop before p

A Tribute To Edwin Shafier, ah Edwin Nechemiah Moshe Shafier was a man who epitomized humility, dignity, and dedication to what was right. Mr. Shafier was born in Berlin in 1922. Germany, and Berlin i


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