After exploring marriage and love in the first two parts of this series, a critical question remains: How can a couple ensure that their marriage will remain strong, vibrant and special throughout their lifetime? We already addressed three essential aspects which will help spouses establish a solid marriage: (1) continually acting as an ezer knegdo... Read more »
This page offers links to great websites, articles and two wonderful videos that are certain to enhance a Jewish Marriage! Websites HappyWife.com The fabulous website of a hilarious Rabbi who specializes in relationships, Rabbi Aryeh Pamensky. Articles Will Divorce Make You Happier? The Emotional and Financial Implications of Divorce Video How to Fall in Love... Read more »
This page offers links to a multitude of websites that are valuable resources to teaching and maintaining Taharas HaMishpacha. Links of Interest Mikvah Directory Online Mikvah Calendar My Mikvah Calendar Calculating Vestos iPhone App for Taharas HaMishpacha Hilchos Niddah Outline Articles of Interest Contraception in Contemporary Orthodox Judaism An extensive article written by Rabbis Gedalia... Read more »
For anyone who has been to a Jewish wedding there are certain moments that make an indelible impression: the bride and groom walking down to the chuppah, the bride circling seven times around the groom, the giving of the ring, the melodious singing of the Seven Blessings (Sheva Berachot), the breaking of the glass, the... Read more »
A Jewish wedding actualizes the most transformational event in a person’s life. Because of the meaning and momentousness of the occasion, the Jewish wedding ceremony entails many customs and rituals, a totally unique experience that remains with the bride and groom for their entire lives. These customs originate from a rich blend of historical and... Read more »