The bleak and challenging history of the Jewish community under Soviet rule is well known. When most people think of the Russian Jewish community, however, they focus on the Ashkenazi communities of the western U.S.S.R. Nestled in the southern As…
The stakes are too high to waste time in a relationship with someone who doesn’t embody all your requisite ingredients. There will be plenty of issues in a relationship that require compromise, but the answers to the following questions indicate basic interpersonal skills. They’ll narrow the field considerably, and that’s the point!
JDate made it all possible; we would have never crossed paths if it wasn’t for that one fateful “Flirt.” We recommend JDate for anyone who is searching for that special someone.
Many of us remember learning to write research papers in school. Critical to receiving a good grade was composing a proper concluding paragraph to serve as a summation. While the prayer service of Pesukei D’zimra (Chapters of Song) is not an essay, i…
I had been intermittently using JDate since 2004, but everything changed in 2011. Robbie emailed me and indicated that my height and smile appealed to him. A friend of Robbie’s from college sent him to my profile; he thought Robbie and I would be a good match.
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.