New York Board of Rabbis

Rabbi Joseph Potasnik (file / credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Chief New York Rabbi Joseph Potasnik Talks About Meaning Of Passover

At sundown Friday, Jews across the Tri-State Area will sit down and celebrate the holiday of Passover. The holiday celebrates the Jewish people’s exodus from slavery in Egypt.

04/05/2012

Archbishop Timothy Dolan (file/credit: Mike Segar/AFP/Getty Images)

Dolan Becomes Cardinal Saturday, But Is Pope In The Future?

New York Archbishop Timothy Dolan will be elevated to Cardinal in Vatican City this Saturday. As Cardinal, that would make him eligible to elected Pope.

02/15/2012

Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer (file / credit: Bennett Raglin/Getty Images)

Stringer Has Had Enough Of The Anti-Semitism

Swastikas have been scrolled in white grease paint on the windows of a Japanese bookstore and clothing store on 41st Street and 6th Avenue, where several rabbis and Manhattan borough president Scott Stringer gathered Tuesday to say ‘enough.’

01/10/2012

Rabbi Joseph Potasnik on July 11, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Rabbi Joseph Potasnik: Reflection On 9/11

Those who were taken on 9/11 no longer live with us but on this tenth anniversary, we can proudly say, they live within us.

08/30/2011