“…on the tenth of the month, you shall afflict your souls and do no work at all…for on that day God will forgive you and cleanse you, that you may be clean from all your sins before God” (Leviticus 16:29-30).How does one “afflict one’s soul”? The o…

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Sex and the Synagogue
August 19, 2009 – 10:52 am | One Comment
Sex and the Synagogue

The rise of interfaith marriage is a sensitive issue among American Jews, and now two powerful forces in the religion are teaming up to do something about it: rabbis and JDate, the top matchmaking Web site for Jewish singles.

5 Rules to Managing a Good Online Reputation
August 12, 2009 – 5:00 pm
5 Rules to Managing a Good Online Reputation

First came Bernie; then in the days before Tisha B’Av came the corruption arrests of seven orthodox rabbis for offenses ranging from money laundering to black market organ selling. The most recent plague of Jewish …

Secrets to Help You Survive Weddings Solo
August 10, 2009 – 11:12 am
Secrets to Help You Survive Weddings Solo

It’s that time of the year again and many singles find themselves trying to survive the wedding season, solo. If chuppahs, horahs and “when are you going to settle down” comments from well-meaning friends and …

Margarita & Avi
August 6, 2009 – 12:58 pm | 2 Comments
Margarita & Avi

“JDate was like this comfortable, trustworthy sweatshirt. The one you always go back to.”

Funny, Bunny Love
July 31, 2009 – 3:14 pm
Funny, Bunny Love

Meet Tracy and Alon, a JDate success story. Not only are these two a witty and amusing interview, their tale of romance may change the way you JDate…

Love Is A Lemon Squeeze
July 31, 2009 – 12:20 pm
Love Is A Lemon Squeeze

This JDate success story almost didn’t happen. Find out why being too picky about details can derail a perfect coupling.

Sometimes, One Date Is All It Takes
July 31, 2009 – 11:25 am | One Comment
Sometimes, One Date Is All It Takes

Conventional wisdom has it that “you have to kiss a lot of frogs to meet your prince.” But for one happy couple, the prince’s first JDate was all it took to find his fair lady…

Open Hearts, Open Minds
July 31, 2009 – 10:44 am
Open Hearts, Open Minds

JDate newlyweds reveal how to turn your membership into the love of a lifetime. (Familiarity with Instant Messenger is a plus.)

From Conversion to Ordination
July 31, 2009 – 10:37 am | 7 Comments
From Conversion to Ordination

On June 6 of this year, Alysa Stanton was ordained the first African-American female rabbi and is scheduled to take the pulpit at Bayt Shalom in Greenville, North Carolina this August. JDate President Greg Liberman got the chance to sit down with Rabbi Stanton to congratulate her on her wonderful achievement and discuss the conversion process, interfaith marriage, relationships and more!

Lessons from a Love Story
July 31, 2009 – 9:48 am | 2 Comments
Lessons from a Love Story

It’s no accident these two savvy JDaters found each other.

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