Online Prayers Bring New Spirit to Synagogues

Rabbanit Chamutal Shoval

Online Prayers Bring New Spirit to Synagogues Women also want to pray and be counted in the synagogue. Prayers over Zoom bring a spirit of partnership and equality Rabbanit Chamutal Shoval is the Anita Perlman Fellow in Ohr Torah Stone’s Susi Bradfield Women’s Institute of Halakhic Leadership  Makor Rishon | April 2, 2020 On the …

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Help Squad for Jerusalem’s Elderly

The War on Corona: the Help Squad for Jerusalem’s Elderly Last year Roee and Ari set up a volunteering unit to assist Jerusalem’s elderly with the help of Google Translate ⦁ They now utilize their network to help those struggling to cope with the pandemic Moshe Weistuch | Israel Hayom | April 1, 2020 Photos …

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A Response to “The Jewish Week” Distortion
of Ohr Torah Stone’s Position on Cremation

Rabbi Kenneth Brander

A Message from Rabbi Kenneth Brander: A Response to “The Jewish Week” Distortion of Ohr Torah Stone’s Position on Cremation We are in a time of unprecedented crisis when the world demands unity and integrity. With 300 rabbinic and educational emissaries around the world, Ohr Torah Stone has been working day and night and has …

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Under the Looming Shadow of Coronavirus

Rabbi Chaim Kanterovich

“Under the Looming Shadow of Coronavirus” Several months ago, the former Chief Rabbi of Israel and the current Chief Rabbi of Tel Aviv, Rav Yisroel Meir Lau, famed as a child survivor of Buchenwald, spoke before world leaders at the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz.  Hailed by the New York Times as a …

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