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A Jerusalem Love Story

Aron Hirt-Manheimer
February 9, 2021
It has been almost 50 years since I met my wife Judy in Jerusalem. She came into my life like the Sabbath queen about to enter the synagogue, with everyone rising and turning toward the door to welcome her in.

What Does It Mean to Be "Blessed?"

Richard Reiss
February 28, 2019

If you saw me in my nice suit driving my nice car on the way to my nice job, you might think, “That man is blessed.” At one level, you would be correct. At another level, not so much.

Breaking the Glass: An Historic Wedding at an Ohio Synagogue

Rabbi Joshua Caruso
October 20, 2015

Smashing the glass: It’s the most recognizable and iconic of rituals at the Jewish wedding, and while the explanation for this most tangible of Jewish customs has been interpreted by many, the most common one reminds us that even in times of joy we must

3 Jewish Secrets to a Long, Successful Marriage

Rabbi Paul Kipnes
August 17, 2015

If you could share one piece of sage advice with a soon-to-be-married couple – your “secret to a long marriage” – what would it be?

I thought about this as my wife Michelle and I celebrated our 25th wedding anniversary.