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Hurricane Protocols for a Safe & Meaningful Shabbat

THE FOLLOWING WAS SENT TO THE RABBIS OF THE RABBI ISAAC ELCHANAN THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY OF YESHIVA UNIVERSITY & MEMBERS OF THE RABBINICAL COUNCIL OF AMERICA.  WHILE EACH RABBI & COMMUNITY NEEDS TO MAKE ITS OWN DECISIONS BASED ON THE SEVERITY

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From Yishuv Neryah to Yeshiva University: Words of Togetherness

I wanted to share something with you that just happened. Yeshiva University students recently ran a program to learn Torah for a week 24/7 in memory of those who were tragically murdered in Israel and for the protection of our

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Butterflies, Journeys & Destinations

  We all have moments when we feel butterflies in our stomach, but for these past few weeks those moments have seemed endless. First there was the frantic search for Eyal Yifrach, Gilad Shaar, and Naftali Frenkel. Our brave soldiers

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May Their Memory be a Blessing

It is with deep sadness and profound outrage that we learned of the murders of Gilad Shaar, Naftali Frenkel and Eyal Yifrach. For the past few weeks, the lives of these boys, and the incredible faith of their families, have

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Reflections on an emotional week in Gush Etzion

I wanted to share this very moving reflection. May Gilad, Naftali and Eyal be speedily returned to their family’s embrace and may God watch over our soldiers. KB   REFLECTIONS ON AN EMOTIONAL WEEK IN GUSH ETZION by Dassi Billet

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