Here's My Story: My father was a descendant of the Gerrer chasidic dynasty of Poland, in a direct line from the Gerrer Rebbe, Rabbi Yisroel Rottenberg.
Chof Av (20 Av) is a day that was very dear to the Rebbe’s heart. On this day in 1944, Rabbi Levi Yitzchak Schneerson, the Rebbe’s saintly father, passed away. Watch a new presentation, and enjoy our collection.
A young woman turned to the Rebbe for advice. She was contemplating marriage to a young man whose level of Jewish observance was quite different from hers. Did the Rebbe think their relationship was viable?
The Talmud states: "Never were there more joyous days for the Jewish People than the 15th of Av and Yom Kippur." But why? What is it about the 15th of Av that attracts so much joy?
Tune in live today at 2 pm EST on YouTube or Facebook to watch the new JEM Presents: The Rebbe and anti-Semitism.
Each time the Rebbe distributed dollars, individuals were touched and lives were impacted. Presented here are photos of several highlights and encounters from Sunday Dollars of 7 Av 1990 (5750).
Ahead of the new JEM Presents: The Rebbe on anti-Semitism, and in keeping with the spirit of the three weeks - to anticipate and learn about Moshiach, presented is a video produced by JEM last year for Tisha B'av.
My Encounter's latest project, Exceptional Wisdom for Exceptional Children, is now available for personal customization.
Hamodia, an Israeli religious newspaper, recently produced a special edition magazine all about the Rebbe; featuring much JEM content - pictures, stories, and interviews.
Developers are working constantly to update the new My Moment App, fixing bugs, adding photos, and correcting and filling in dates. Recently, the Living Archive and Ashreinu teams teamed up with the developers to correct picture dates on the app. The first batch of updates has just been released.