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Ethics of the Fathers
May 2, 2014 – 12:05 am
Ethics of the Fathers

Between political corruption and financial misdeeds, it is easy to wonder what ever happened to ethical standards. Although superficially it seems that the Torah’s primary focus is…

Finding Love in 5 Steps
May 1, 2014 – 12:23 pm | 4 Comments
Finding Love in 5 Steps

Five basic steps to help you find your Beshert this year!

Loyalty, A Prayer for the Government
May 1, 2014 – 12:05 am
Loyalty, A Prayer for the Government

Today, May 1st, is International Workers’ Day, which is a celebration of…

Allison and Eric: “We started talking right when I joined JDate.”
April 30, 2014 – 3:58 pm
Allison and Eric: “We started talking right when I joined JDate.”

What made our story successful was being 100% completely open with each other. Neither of us want to play games or wait around; we knew how we felt about one another and were very upfront about our feelings and our expectations.

Love & Life on the Rebound
April 30, 2014 – 11:11 am | 10 Comments
Love & Life on the Rebound

I was warned as a newly divorced man about the classic “rebound” relationship—one that shortly follows the ending of a previous one. Rebounders are supposedly needy, distressed, emotionally unavailable, and lacking the capacity to make good decisions about a partner. This not only describes me, but also most men I know in Los Angeles. Nothing personal, guys.

Blasphemy
April 30, 2014 – 12:05 am
Blasphemy

The Torah (Leviticus 24:10-12) records the story of a nameless youth whose mother was an Israelite and whose father was Egyptian. The Torah later identifies the boy’s mother as Shelomith the daughter of Dibri, of the tribe of Dan. One day, the young man got into a fight with another man…

Is the ROI of Dating Finding a Spouse?
April 29, 2014 – 11:53 am | One Comment
Is the ROI of Dating Finding a Spouse?

Many singles see dating as a means of finding a life mate, and they only undergo the stress and effort of dating if they feel they’ll be given the grand prize of a significant other at the end of this heroic quest. While this is understandable…

Righteous Americans
April 29, 2014 – 3:54 am
Righteous Americans

Given that the Holocaust was, on the whole, a European event, it is not surprising that there are only three Americans listed as the Righteous Among the Nations at Yad Vashem, the Israeli Holocaust Memorial. It is, however, because these Americans chos…

Jennifer and Shaun: “It began with me searching through different JDate profiles…”
April 28, 2014 – 2:45 pm
Jennifer and Shaun: “It began with me searching through different JDate profiles…”

It began with me searching through different JDate profiles when I came across Jennifer’s.  I sent her a brief message in which I wrote that I liked her profile and wanted to see if she would to meet for coffee and get to know each other. 

WATCH: Israelis Pause in Silence for Holocaust Remembrance Day
April 28, 2014 – 2:37 pm | One Comment
WATCH: Israelis Pause in Silence for Holocaust Remembrance Day

On Monday morning at 10 A.M., as schools and many places of work gathered at special assemblies, a two-minute siren wailed across the country – bringing Israel to a literal halt.

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