Stories of Mesiras Nefesh in the Holocaust can be found in books and videos that are your fingertips. But this one story is engraved on the tombstone of a Marine who survived World War Two, and attributes his survival to putting on tefillin and not eating unkosher meat.
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If you have a passion for medicine, are very energetic and think you would enjoy working with pediatrics, this job may be for you.
You will learn to be proficient in electronic medical records. Phlebotomy & specimen collection, proper triage & medical scribing, assist with sutures and procedures, proper handling & storage of vaccines & other medical supplies. Proper handling of state of the art medical devices as well as organizing medical data for review and interpretation.
Every Jew is a gem, and some people have a knack for finding gems. This Chassid found a group of nuns and monks visiting the Kever of David, and zeroed in on one particular monk, asking him if he was Jewish. The rest can be seen in the photo.
The Matzeiva for the previous Skulener Rebbe’s Hakumas Matzeiva that will be taking place in Monsey Beis Hachaim at 2:30pm today, Sunday.
It is agreed by all that the most hotly contested disagreement in shuls across the world is its temperature. For some it is always too hot, others too cold, and the poor Gabbai is always caught in the middle. This Gabbai just gave up trying to please anyone, I wonder how that worked out……..
An official White House photo was released showing Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein, the Rabbi of the Chabad House of Poway California, posing with President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence. Rabbi Goldstein was injured in the Pesach shooting at his Chabad House.
Birkat Kohanim at the Kotel is a stunning picture from any view, especially from above. Take a look at a 360 degree view of Birkat Kohanim taken by Shimi Hershkop as thousands came to hear on the first day of Chol Hamoed Pesach.
As the Beresheet – Israels moon lander – nears the landing phase of its journey to the moon, it took its place on the list of arriving flights throughout the world.
Shomrim volunteers from all neighborhoods of Brooklyn and Staten Island work together in keeping seder during the Levaya of the Skulener Rebber Zt”l. The first part of the Levaya will be in Boro Park, and the Kevurah will take place in Monsey.
A 95 year old World War Two veteran took four buses to join the march against racism that took place in New Zealand this past Sunday.