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  • Performing tahara, the ultimate kindness

    Performing his first tahara, the national director of the National Association of Chevra Kadisha writes of the beauty of the traditional Jewish procedure cleansing a body before burial.

  • Op-Ed: Bid to include deaf Jews must be heard

    The National Jewish Deaf Singles Registry is trying to help deaf Jews cherish and retain their Jewish identity after years of exclusion, says the associate director of the Orthodox Union’s Yachad/The National Jewish Council for Disabilities.