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The Jewish Observer Vol. 5 No. 6 November 1968/Kislev 5729

IN THIS ISSUE: THE BOOK INDUSTRY & ORTHODOX JUDAISM, Yaakov Jacobs AN ORTHODOX JEWISH SOCIAL WORKER EXAMINES HIS PROFESSION’S VALUES, Jacob Wiener A MODERN FABLE, Jack Klausner A BATTLE OVER THE MECHITZA AT THE KOSEL-FORTY YEARS AGO SECOND LOOKS AT THE JEWISH SCENE: EXPORTING “TREASON’” TO ISRAEL ISRAEL’S DOCTORS AND POST-MORTEM THE ABSURD Read More

The Jewish Observer Vol. 5 No. 5 October 1968/Chesvan 5729

IN THIS ISSUE: THE MOSCOW RAV’S VISIT TO AMERICA TORAH EDTiCATION AND EMUNAH… THE GROWING GAP, D. Bernard Hoenig and Shmuel N. Hoenig A CHURCH & STATE WHODUNIT, Reuben E. Gross AVERAGE JEW, U.S.A.-A 16th CENTURY VIEW, Yaakov Jacobs A REPORT ON: NEW OUTPOSTS OF TORAH. Avrohom Davis THE END OF DAYS, Read More

The Jewish Observer Vol. 5 No. 4 September 1968/Elul 5728

IN THIS ISSUE: THE RELEVANCE OF SANCTITY. Chaim Keller ORTHODOXY IN AUSTRALIA, Shmuel Gorr THE NEGRO AND THE ORTHODOX JEW, Bernard Weinberger THE RISING COST OF LIFE, Yisroel Mayer Kirzner DR. FALK SCHLESINGER, ZECHER TZADIK LEVROCHO THE SUPREME COURT TEXTBOOK DECISION, Judah Dick THE LOSS OF EUROPE’S TORAH CENTERS: A Read More

The Jewish Observer Vol. 5 No. 3 May 1968/Sivan 5728

IN THIS ISSUE: PIKUACH NEFESH CALL FOR NORTH AFRICAN JEWS PAGES FROM AN ISRAEL DIARY, Emanuel Feldman HUMAN RESPONSIBILITY-WHERE DOES IT BEGIN? WHERE DOES IT END?, Yaakov Jacobs IN THE FLAMES OF THE WARSAW GHETTO, Abraham Ziemba DAVEN … MEIN KINDT, Nisson Wolpin THE CHALLENGE OF THE CHEDER, Reuben Gelman THE Read More

The Jewish Observer Vol. 5 No. 2 April 1968/Iyar 5728

IN THIS ISSUE: TO PICKET … OR TO PRAY?, Yaakov Jacobs NEEDED: AN ARCHIVE FOR TORAH JEWRY, David Kranzler CITADELS OF TORAH, A Graphic Report THE HALACHIC STATUS OF THE SWORDFISH-A TESHUVA, Moshe Tendler THE SWORDFISH AND THE SWORD OF KING CHEZKIYAHU, AN EPILOGUE RESPECTFULLY SUBMITTED…, Ruth Finkelstein THE PURSRIT OF MISHNA, Read More

The Jewish Observer Vol. 5 No. 1 March 1968/Adar 5728

IN THIS ISSUE: THE TUITION SQUEEZE ON YESHIVA PARENTS, Judah Dick THE VARIETIES OF REDEMPTION, David Bleich WHY THE RESTLESSNESS’?, Mordecai Gifter BOOKS REVIEWED: THE CHOFETZ CHAIM’S AHAVATH CHESED THE MAGID OF DUBNO AND HIS PARABLES YAAKOV ROSENHEIM MEMORIAL ANTHOLOGY RABBI ELIEZER SILVER, ZECHER TZADIK LEVROCHO IN DEFENSE OF ASSIMILATIONISM, Read More

The Jewish Observer Vol. 4 No. 10 February 1968/Shevat 5728

In this issue … ARE WE PREPARING TORAH COMMUNICATORS? David Mykoff FROM SPAIN TO THE HOLY LAND, C. B. Chavel REWARD AND PUNISHMENT – ITS MEANING TO MODERN MAN, Joseph Elias DAF YOMI – ENTERING THE SEVENTH CYCLE DAF YOMI IS A BRIDGE, R’ Meir Shapiro Zt”l A CALL TO TORAH Read More

The Jewish Observer Vol. 4 No. 9 December 1967/Kislev 5728

In this issue … CHANUKAH-THE OTHER SIDE OF THE COIN, Avrohom Feuer A PLEA FOR HUMANITY, Menachem Porush THE DRURY STREET SHUL, a story by Ursula Lehman A NEW TORAH INSTITUTION, Elisha Roseman BOOK REVIEWS READERS SURVEY SECOND LOOKS AT THE JEWISH SCENE: THE WORLD CONFERENCE J.T.A.-A GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY ”SHUCKLING Read More

The Jewish Observer Vol. 4 No. 8 November 1967/Cheshvan 5728

In this issue … BELIEVING-IN AN UNBELIEVING WORLD, Yaakov Jacobs, We examine the traditional Jewish approach to belief in G-d, from the perspective of disbelief which prevails in our society. IT IS TOO SOON, Emanuel Feldman, An Atlanta Rabbi who spent a year in Israel and was there during the fighting, shares with us Read More

The Jewish Observer Vol. 4 No. 7 October 1967/Tishri 5728

In this issue … VICTORY IN SIX DAYS-HOW LONG FOR PEACE, A New Plan for Peace in the Middle East, REUBEN E. GROSS THE DRAMA OF ORTHODOX LIFE IN SEARCH OF AN AUTHOR, Yaakov Jacobs RABBI, ROSH YESHIVA, BEN TORAH, Three articles on their inter-relationships: THE RABBI AND THE ROSH YESHIVA, Ralph Pelcovitz Read More