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Hotline for Womens Questions on Halacha-Jewish Law More Accessible Than Ever

NEW! Extended Hours for American Women Nishmat’s Golda Koschitsky Women’s Halachic Hotline (1-877-YOETZET) – which assists Jewish women seeking woman-to-woman advice on personal ...

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Mazal Tov to our Alumnae & Staff - January - Febuary 2017

Mazal Tov to Maura Shaykin on the Bat Mitzvah of her daughter Mazal Tov to Adina Fredman on the birth of a grandson Mazal Tov to Yoetzet Halacha Ilana Elzufon on her daughter Raizel's ...

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Nishmat's Community Outreach Program - Children's Story Hour

This week Nishmat's Community Outreach Program launched it's sixth year of its beloved Children's Story Hour. Every Wednesday at 5:30 PM in a classroom on the Nishmat campus, six ...

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Young Israel of Scarsdale visits Nishmat

"It's a criminal sin when suffering goes to waste," said Yoetzet Halacha Rachelli Sprecher Fraenkel, quoting Rabbi Joseph B. Soleveitchik. Perhaps the Jewish world's most ...

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Chinese Students Visit Beit Hatfuzot

This past week, Nishmat's five Chinese students visited Beit Hatfuzot (The Diaspora Museum) in Tel Aviv. This outing is part of an ongoing process aimed at helping the Chinese students, who ...

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Bat Mitzvah Program Hafrashat Challah Event

Nishmat's Community Outreach Bat Mitzvah Program recently hosted 20 girls and their mothers from the surrounding Pat neighborhood for a challah baking workshop. Tehilla Kagan, Special ...

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Esteemed Rabbi J.J. Schacter Visits Nishmat

Nishmat was honored to welcome Rabbi Dr. J.J. Schacter, University Professor of Jewish History and Jewish Thought at Yeshiva University, Senior Scholar at the YU Center for the Jewish Future to ...

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Rachel Eckstein Savors Living Like a Local

Original Article: http://www.jewishlinknj.com/world-us/16668-rachel-eckstein-savors-living-like-a-local Rachel Eckstein is studying at The Jeanie Schottenstein Center for Advanced Torah ...

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