Question: What does a Sabbath-observant doctor do when a friend or neighbor needs emergency medical assistance on Shabbat?
Our relationship became strong pretty quickly after the first few dates. After realizing that we both went to the same temple and youth groups, we just had so much in common. The months progressed nicely and after six months we introduced our kids to one another. We both felt it was right and we had the same feelings.
Well the weather outside is frightful… but the date ideas are so delightful?! From ice skating to sipping drinks by the fire, we say, “Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow!” Here are 12 fun date ideas to heat up your winter!
The story of Hannah and her seven sons is the story of the Jewish resistance to Antiochus’ attempts to Hellenize the Jewish people around 166 B.C.E.
When Antiochus demanded that Hannah’s sons bow down to an idol before him, Hannah’s eldest son stepped…
The events of Chanukah took place about 150 years after the death of Alexander the Great (323 BCE), whose death brought 40 years of civil war to his empire.
Are you behind on your monthly bills? Do you have credit card debt? If the answer to any of these questions is “yes,” then it’s time to start paying attention to how much you spend on your dates.
Chanukah is neither directly ordained in the Torah (like Rosh Hashana, Passover, etc.) nor mentioned in any other biblical text (as Purim is in the Book of Esther). The Books of Maccabees are not included in the Biblical canon, because these events occ…
What does Noah’s son Yephet have to do with the story of Chanukah and the mitzvah of circumcision?When the Syrian-Greeks sought to force Hellenization on the Judeans, one of the first mitzvot they outlawed was brit milah, circumcision. In f…
We were both brought onto JDate around the same time in the summer of 2011. Having lived very parallel lives, Marc and I experienced uncertainty in both our relationships and our employment. For years, we searched for eternal love and security in our careers, taking every obstacle in stride, yet always feeling hopeful.
So, what can this story about those eight miraculous nights teach us about dating? Plenty! Here are eight lessons we can apply to dating.