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Jan 10, 2019, 2:11 AM
Revolution-Jewish Women: Technology and Halacha
Rabbi Fishel Jacobs of Kfar Chabad in Israel believes the Jewish world is experiencing a “family purity revolution.” He should know. Since 1998, Rabbi Jacobs has published five books on the laws of family purity. Today, he serves as...
Aug 27, 2018, 9:08 AM
Eulogy — A True Story from an Israeli Inmate
(The following story, from my years working in the Israeli prison service, is true. Permission is granted to republish it.) WHEN AN INMATE’S FATHER passed away, I became the perfect choice to act as escorting officer to the cemetery. As...
Jun 20, 2018, 7:18 PM
Historic Stain Called Settlements
Three generations. By now, it’s three generations of Jews living in ghettos endorsed and enforced by other Jews. That’s calling a spade a spade. And, it’s a disgusting spade. It’s a spade which will go down in history as a huge...
Apr 22, 2018, 11:28 AM
Ignore the Haters: Israeli Rabbinate Does Great Service!
The audacity. Really, that's probably the right word. Audacity. Let's face it: it's trendy to hate the Israeli rabbinate. Leading thinkers, heads of every major American Jewish organization (except orthodox ones), act as if it's open season. One prong of this onslaught is that...
Rabbi Fishel Jacobs served as a major in the Israeli Prison Service and Chabad campus chaplain at Tel Aviv University. He's authored numerous bestselling books on practical Talmudic law and speaks worldwide.