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15 Tammuz, 5779 - July 18, 2019 | Mordecai Plaut, director Published Weekly











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The Convert with Jewish Relatives - a True Story for Shavuos, Nosso 5779

The Wages of Chareidi Women Working in Hi-Tech are 25% Lower than Average, Shemos 5779

Israeli Rabbinate Botei Din Authorized to Hear Cases about International Get Refusers, Bolok 5778

What is the Truth about Drafting Women in Israel?, Tetzaveh 5778

Tel Sheba Hospital Tries to Attract Chareidi Births, Kiseitzei 5776

Women of the Wall, Emor 5776

Daas Torah on Mammography, Zav 5776

The Righteous Rebbetzin Rishel Kotler, o"h, Devorim 5775

Women of the Wall, Acharei 5775

Gathering of Bais Yaakov Educators, Vayigash 5775

To those entrusted with the Chinuch of Jewish Daughters in the Path of Yisrael Sabba:, Vayigash 5775

The Knesset Discussion Regarding Fees for Performing Weddings, Masei 5774

Knesset Proposals: Almost 30 Anti-Chareidi Laws, Bechukosai 5774

An Urgent Holy Message, Tetzaveh 5774

Rundown of Week's Anti-Religious Laws, Vayishlach 5774

Infamous Law in Israel: Independent Marriage Registration, Toldos 5774

Rebbetzin Leah Esther Cholak o"h, Chayeisoroh 5774

Special Call to Strengthen Tznius, Yomkippur 5774

To Strengthen the Parameters of Tznius, Yomkippur 5774

New Area Under Robinson's Arch to Permit All Ceremonies, Parshas Nitzovim 5773

A Kiddush Hashem in the Dignified Outcry at the Kosel on Rosh Chodesh, Parshas Devorim 5773

"I Will Not Budge an Inch from the Prevailing Tradition", Parshas Acharei 5773

An Obligation and Responsibility to Guard the Sanctity of Bais Yaakov From Threats of Technology, Parshas Shemos 5773

Opinion and Comment: The Perils of Sherut Leumi , Parshas Vayigash 5773

Tremendo us Arousal Following Women's Rally to Fortify Walls of Purity , Parshas Vayeishev 5773

"Ibaneh" - New Umbrella Organization for Singles , Parshas Vayeitzei 5773

Tens of Thousands Expected in Central Shuls in a Rare Women's Rally , Parshas Toldos 5773

First Mikveh Inaugurated in Monte Carlo, Monaco , Parshas Eikev 5772

UTJ to Coalition Chairman: Block Tzohar Legislation, Parshas Vayikra 5772

Amendment to Women's Draft Law Passes — Gafni Lambastes Likud, Parshas Vayakhel/Pekudei 5772

Threat to Law Granting IDF Exemption to Girls Who Affirm They Are Religious, Parshas Yisro 5772

Beis Yaakov Seminaries Delay 5773 Enrollment Following Education Ministry Meddling, Parshas Bo 5772

Rabbinical Committee for Transportation Matters, Parshas Vayechi 5772

Gafni Offers Explanations of Anti-chareidi Incitement, Parshas Vayigash 5772

Women's Gathering to Mark Shloshim for Rebbetzin Kanievsky o"h Leaves Powerful Impact, Parshas Chayei Soroh 5772

Bais Yaakov in Modi'in Illit Named after Rebbetzin Kanievsky o"h, Parshas Lech Lecha 5772

Rebbetzin Bas Sheva Esther Kanievsky o"h, Parshas Noach 5772

Bill Would Tighten Restrictions on IDF Exemptions for Girls, Parshas Toldos 5771

UTJ Considers Revised Version of Bill on Girls Exempted from IDF Service, Parshas Vayeishev 5770

UTJ Opposes Bill to Monitor Girls Who Avoid IDF Induction, Parshas Vayeitzei 5770

Kadima and Yisrael Beiteinu Try to Alter Military Exemption for Religious Girls, Parshas Lech Lecho 5770

Knesset Legislating Committee Passes Civil Marriage Bill for Non- Jewish Couples, Parshas Devorim 5769

Justice Minister Working to Introduce Civil Marriage, Parshas Vo'eschanan 5767

Statistical Study Shatters Libel Of Drawn Out Proceedings At Rabbinical Courts, Parshas Pinchos 5767

Mesillah Financial Self-Help Women's Auxiliary Founded, Parshas Ki Seitzei 5766

The Unborn Children, Parshas Pinchos 5766

The Task of a Jewish Mother, Parshas Bolok 5766

What to Look for in a Girl, Parshas Bamidbar 5766

Protest Against Use of Sherut Leumi Volunteers at Chareidi Institutions, Parshas Noach 5766

Touches of Beauty, Parshas Mattos 5765

The Mental and Emotional Benefits of Motherhood, Parshas Chukas 5765

Ruth, Parshas Nosso 5765

For What Careers Should Jewish Girls Study?, Parshas Tazria 5765

To the Gabboim of Botei Knesses, Parshas Noach 5765

Bais Yaakov - The Story of a Movement, Parshas Mattos-Masei 5764

Appreciating Being Jewish: The Mesirus Nefesh of Jewish Women, Parshas Pinchos 5764

Memoirs, Parshas Bolok 5764

Restoring the Crown, Parshas Shelach 5764

The Argument, Parshas Shelach 5764

In Defense of Appearance' Sake, Parshas Beha'aloscha 5764

More Precious Than Pearls, Parshas Tazria/Metzora 5764

Ball of Yarn, Parshas Mishpotim 5763

LETTERS, EITZES, FEEDBACK, Parshas Mishpotim 5763

Celebrating a Bas Mitzva in a Meaningful Way, Parshas Noach 5762

Morning Dew, Parshas Behaaloscha 5762

Fighting Terror With Love
From Heart to Heart, Parshas Nosso 5762

Crowning the World With Glory, Parshas Behar/Bechukosai 5762

Seven Hakofos in Seven Shuls, Parshas Haazinu/Succos 5762

To Toddle, Parshas Haazinu/Succos 5762

Beis Yaakov: Advancing or in Decline?, Parshas Behaaloscha 5761

Two Mothers and Two Daughters, Parshas Bamidbar 5761

On the Subject of Black Clouds, Parshas Bo 5761

Mothers and Daughters, Parshas Shemos 5761

Memories of Days Gone By, Parshas Vayechi 5761

The Benefactor, Parshas Vayechi 5761

Rebbetzin Libbe Leifer a"h of Nadvorner-Tzfas, Parshas Vayishlach 5761

With Pure Faith, Parshas Vayeitzei 5761

My Mother's Hands, Parshas Toldos 5761

This is the Child I Prayed For, Parshas Chayei Soroh 5761

High Court Weighs Women of the Wall Provocation, Parshas Chayei Soroh 5761

The Bris, Parshas Vayeiro 5761

Victory, Parshas Vayeiro 5761

Kever Rochel Will Hopefully Be Open on Thursday, Parshas Lech Lecho 5761

Song of Ascent - From a Small Community to the Big City, Parshas Ki Savo 5760

Song of Ascent - Part II, Parshas Eikev 5760

NOSTALGIA - Who Says What?, Parshas Vaeschanan 5760

Song of Ascent - An Interview with an American Immigrant, Parshas Vaeschanan 5760

Heart to Heart Talks, Parshas Chukas 5760

NOSTALGIA: Grandchildren Near and Far, Parshas Shelach 5760

Directed Love, Parshas Bamidbar 5760

Easier to Love, Parshas Bamidbar 5760

High Court Decision to Force Reform and Conservative Women on the Kosel, Parshas Bechukosai 5760

Tuna Patties Revisited, Parshas Emor 5760

The Breakfast Nook, Parshas Kedoshim 5760

BOOK REVIEW: Special Child - Special Parent, Parshas Kedoshim 5760

Attic Cleaning, Parshas Metzora 5760

Light the Lamp of Shabbos!, Parshas Shemini 5760

The Empty Nest and the Big Pot, Parshas Shemini 5760

Unconventional Matchmaking, Parshas Shemini 5760

True Love - Another VeNehapach Hu, Parshas Vayikra 5760

Parnossa, Emuna and Living in Eretz Yisroel, Parshas Vayakhel 5760

How to Become a True Princess, Parshas Terumah 5760

Through Eyes That Shine, Parshas Bo 5760

Battle of the Spirit in Tzoran, Parshas Shemos 5760

The Hidden World
Challenge, Adventure and Pleasure in Giving, Parshas Vayechi 5760

How You Slice It - or - 'Davendik', Parshas Vayechi 5760

Pacing and Leading in Communications, Parshas Vayeitzei 5760

Three Tears By the Well..., Parshas Chaye Soro 5760

Rights vs. Right: Entitlements or Obligations?, Parshas Lech Lecho 5760

Sefer Torah, Succos 5760

A Challenge That Is Its Own Reward, Parshas Nitzovim - Vayelech 5759

The First Yahrtzeit of Rebbetzin Chaya Ruchoma Altusky, o"h, Parshas Nitzovim - Vayelech 5759

Chessed Shel Emess, Parshas Ki Seitzei 5759

Loving Chezky - A Mother and Son On Two Separate Wavelengths, Parshas Re'ei 5759

Loving Chezky, Parshas Eikev 5759

The Goal and Duty of Jewish Women, Parshas Korach 5759

Bessie Baalabusta, Parshas Bamidbar 5759

He Frees Agunos, Parshas Achrei-Kedoshim 5759

Friday Morning Challos, Parshas Tazria- Metzora 5759

Rebbetzin Soro Pesha Ben-Menachem o"h, Parshas Yisro 5759

Wedding, Parshas Beshalach 5759

Refoel's Story, Parshas Bo 5759

The Emptying Cart, Parshas Shemos 5759

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