In a new feature titled From Park Slope to Pudong, Lubavitch.com author Dvora Lakein profiled six women serving as Chabad emissaries in disparate places around the world. The first of the series is an interview with Mrs. Michla Schanowitz of Highland Park, Illinois.
Daily Archives: March 29, 2017
Rabbi Yirmi Cohen, along with his son Mendy, delivers a box of handmade Shmura Matzah to Mrs. Gila Martow, who is the only Jewish Conservative Parliamentarian in all of Canada.
Rabbi Gedalya and Ruthy Hertz will be moving as new shluchim to Alpharetta, Georgia, where they will join the community as assistant Rabbi and Rebbetzin, leading community outreach and women’s programming, following in the footsteps of the community’s late Rebbetzin, Mrs. Rashi Minkowicz, OBM.
In light of the Rebbe’s call to make sure that every Jew has Shmurah Matzah for the seder, every year talmidim of the Lubavitch Yeshiva of London distribute matzah to the nearby residents, a project of Kingsley Way Beis Hamedrash and the YGL Shluchim.
A Russian appeals court affirmed the expulsion order issued against an American Chabad rabbi working in Sochi, in what a local leader of the Chabad movement called a “dark day” for Jews.
From the Safer Haminhagim: Every day from Rosh Chodesh Nissan until the twelfth of the month, one reads the passage that describes the offering brought on that day by a particular Nasi, or tribal prince, for the dedication of the altar of the Mishkan. Yehi Ratzon in the Extended Article.
JLI presents its unique one-minute video featuring a powerful and relevant message from the weekly Parsha. This week’s video for Parshas Vayikra is titled: God’s Gifts.
The children of the Lubavitch Cheder in Paris were treated to a field trip today – to the city’s Matzah Bakery, where they learned all about and participated in the Matzah baking process, in what was a fascinating, hands-on learning experience.
In preparation for Pesach, over 100 shluchim worldwide are currently launching the Pesach Escape Room: The FreedoMan Files, a 45-minute fun filled “Exodus experience” specifically designed for children.
Rabbi Zvi Konikov, director of Chabad of the Space & Treasure Coasts, was invited by Rep. Randy Fine to deliver the invocation at the Florida House of Representatives in Tallahassee last week.