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The Jewish Observer Vol. 10 No. 2 June 1974/Tammuz-Av 5734

IN THIS ISSUE: A PATH THROUGH THE ASHES, from a lecture by Horav Mordechai Gifter THE HOLOCAUST – IN THE LIGHT OF “SPARKS OF GLORY,” Nosson Scherman COMMUNICATION AND BEYOND – WHERE HUMANITY ENDS, Nissan Wolpin TORAH PIONEERS, Chaim Shapiro SECOND LOOKS AT THE JEWISH SCENE: “MODERN ORTHODOXY” AND DIALECTICAL JIUJITSU GIVING UP, Read More

The Jewish Observer Vol. 10 No. 1 May 1974/Sivan 5734

IN THIS ISSUE: ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF REFORM JEWRY IN AMERICA, Nisson Wolpin CHILDREN OF KAYIN, Sender Goldberg ON WAR AND MOBILIZATION, Horav Mordechai Gifter A CHIEF RABBI FOR NEW YORK CITY, Shmuel Singer LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Regarding: Career guidance in yeshivas; preparation for inevitable exposure; secular sources for Judaic insight; JO as a Read More

The Jewish Observer Vol. 9 No. 10 March 1974/Nissan 5734

IN THIS ISSUE: READERS COMMENT ON: “THE CHILD YOU LOSE” THE LABOR PARTY FORMS A COALITION, Ezriel Toshavi LOMZA: A YESHIVA GREW IN POLAND, Chaim Shapiro THE “PINTELEH YID”: AN ARCHETYPE, Moshe Halevy Spero THE NON-VANISHING AMERICAN JEW, Nisson Wolpin A PARABLE, told by Horav Simon Schwab LITERARY WINES: OLD AND NEW, a review Read More

The Jewish Observer Vol. 9 No. 9 February 1974/Adar 5734

IN THIS ISSUE: THE TRADITIONAL JEW IN MODERN SOCIETY: AN ENDANGERED SPECIE, Nisson Wolpin THE CHILD YOU LOSE MAY BE YOUR OWN, Bernard Fryshman KNESSES YISROEL AND THE INDIVIDUAL JEW, Moshe Yechiel Friedman HOLDING BACK THE WIND – A RENAISSANCE OF RESTRAINT, Avrohom Chaim Feuer SECOND LOOKS AT THE JEWISH SCENE: TO JOIN OR Read More

The Jewish Observer Vol. 9 No. 8 January 1974/Shevat 5734

IN THIS ISSUE: ERROR AND ARROGANCE, Yisroel Mayer Kirzner THE “OHEIV YISROEL”: A PROFILE, Zelig Pliskin AFTER THE CEASE-FIRE OF DISILLUSION AND REVELATION, Nisson Wolpin G-D IS NOT A CANNON, Stephen Oren THE DESPERATION FACTOR IN “TEFILLAH”, Zecharia Fendel THE CHOFETZ CHAIM IN VIENNA, Nosson Scherman MECHEL THE PROVIDER, a story by Read More

The Jewish Observer Vol. 9 No. 7 November 1973/Kislev 5734

IN THIS ISSUE: THE YOM KIPPUR WAR: (Prinled in order of their presentation) WHAT IS DEMANDED FROM US?, Yaakov Weinberg MORTAL MIGHT IN WAR AND PEACE, Hagaon Horav Moshe Feinstein WHAT ARE OUR WEAPONS?, Hagaon Horav Yaakov Yitzchok Ruderman THE FACES OF WAR CHASSIDUS AND THE LONELY JEW (a review article of Read More

The Jewish Observer Vol. 9 No. 6 October 1973/Tishrei 5734

IN THIS ISSUE: THE BEN-TORAH’S DILEMMA: THE PROBLEM OF THE DIVIDED SELFS, Moshe Yechiel F’riedman QUO VADIS, CONSERVATIVE JUDAISM? Nisson Wolpin MY YEARS WITH REB ELCHONON, Chaim Shapiro REPORT FROM ARGENTINA: WHERE THERE’S TORAH THERE’S HOPE, Shmuel Arye Levene, as told Nisson Wolpin FOOTSTEPS OF A GADOL; HORAV YOSEIF ELIYAHU HENKIN ZECHER TZADIK Read More

The Jewish Observer Vol. 9 No. 5 September 1973/Elul 5733

IN THIS ISSUE: THE “VICTORS” AND THE “VANQUISHED,” Moshe Sherer THE HOLOCAUST; QUESTIONS WITHOUT ANSWERS … FAITH WITHOUT QUESTIONS, Yoseif Avraham Wolf, translated and adapted by Nosson Scherman GOLUS: WHY ARE WE DESTINED TO WANDER?, from Horav Meir Simcha HaCohain’s “Meshech Chochma,” translated and adapted by Gershon Dubin TWO BY MOSHE PRAGER: EYEBALL TO Read More

The Jewish Observer Vol. 9 No. 4 June 1973/Tammuz 5733

IN THIS ISSUE: A TIME FOR ACTION, adapted from an address by Horav Moshe Feinstein KEY 73 AND THE VULNERABLE JEW, Aryeh Kaplan OUR ALIENATED BROTHERS – WHAT CAN A YESHIVA BACHUR DO?, Yisroel Belsky CoME, WALK IN MY GARDEN, Elkanah Schwartz “ETERNITY” OR “‘FOREVER,” Nisson Wolpin RE: OUR ALIENATED BRETHREN (from Read More

The Jewish Observer Vol. 9 No. 3 May 1973/Sivan 5733

IN THIS ISSUE: REB AHARON KOTLER ZT”L, TEN YEARS AFTER HIS PASSING, Shaul Kagan MOMENT OF TRUTH: FOR TORAH EDUCATION/FOR THE FEDERATIONS, Nisson Wolpin ESCAPE FROM EUROPE; A CHRONICLE OF MIRACLES, Chaim Shapiro LETTERS TO THE EDITOR