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Rabbi Shmuley Boteach is the international best-selling author of 24 books and hosts The Shmuley Show on 77 WABC. Rabbi Shmuley is the host of the award-winning TV show, "Shalom in the Home," on TLC was Oprah's love, marriage and parenting expert on Oprah and Friends. Newsweek calls him 'the most famous rabbi in America.'

ARTICLES BY: Shmuley Boteach

September 27, 2016 7:37 am

Destigmatizing Israelis Who Live Outside of Israel

It used to be considered embarrassing to be a yored, an Israeli who leaves the country to live elsewhere. The very name connotes a downfall -- a retreat from the...

September 13, 2016 5:40 am

Arrogance May Prove to Be the Downfall of Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton’s stumble and near faint at the 9/11 memorial did something that I did not know was possible: it made me pity her. As...

September 5, 2016 6:59 am

Cory Booker’s Brazen Defense of Iran

Recent media reports have stated that Cory Booker and I reconciled over Iran when we were both in Israel. Let me be clear. My dispute with Cory...

August 29, 2016 6:35 am

Israelis Seem Blind to the Seriousness of BDS

Last Sabbath morning, I spoke in the Nitzanim Synagogue in Jerusalem, and delivered the sermon. Five days after my daughter’s wedding, I was in high spirits...

August 22, 2016 4:09 am

Message to My Daughter Under the Chuppah

Below are the words I delivered during my daughter's wedding in Jerusalem: Shterny, these are my last words to you as a single woman as you stand...

August 16, 2016 6:10 am

A Daughter Weds in Jerusalem

Next week, our daughter Shterny will wed in Jerusalem. It would have been easier, obviously, to have the wedding in the United States. But there...

August 8, 2016 7:37 am

Hillary’s Deadly Iran Deal

Let’s focus for a moment on two major headlines that appeared on the same day last week. The first claimed that Donald Trump was continuing to feud with Khizr...

August 2, 2016 4:40 am

It’s Time for the Jews to Proselytize

No matter how you look at the demographic studies, one thing is clear: the number of Jewish people is not increasing; we continue to lose...

July 26, 2016 7:10 am

The Decline and Fall of Supporters of the Iran Deal

When Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu came to speak to Congress and the American people to warn of the danger of Iran’s nuclear program and...

July 20, 2016 4:13 am

Melania Trump’s Impressive Speech on Decency and Values

Note: I wrote this column immediately after Melania Trump’s impressive speech Monday night at the convention and before the questions about its content were raised. I didn’t know what...

July 18, 2016 2:00 pm

Why Trump and Clinton Should Learn to Say ‘I’m Sorry’

US Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg recently apologized for her highly inappropriate comments about presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. Whether she did...

July 11, 2016 6:33 pm

Ivanka Trump Chose to Be Jewish; Attacking Her Orthodox Rabbi Is a Disgrace

The one thing we’re not supposed to do in Judaism is make a convert feel like a convert. A convert to Judaism is as Jewish...


Children of Fallen Soldiers Celebrate Mass Bar Mitzvah -- Dozens of orphans of fallen Israeli soldiers, and the son of an American serviceman who died in Afghanistan, celebrated their...


Mulling Bid for Senate, Former Legendary Red Sox Pitcher Curt Schilling Cha...

A legendary baseball player mulling a run for the US Senate on the Republican ticket asked his interviewer on Friday why Jews...


IDF Coed Commandos Step Up Training for Potential ISIS Attack on Israel Fro...

The IDF battalion charged with safeguarding Israel’s border with Egypt has been stepping up its preparation for potential ISIS attacks from...

Middle East

Dozens of ISIS Militants Killed by Egyptian Airstrikes in Sinai

Around 70 Islamic State militants were killed Sunday morning after Egypt's air force struck a number of outposts in the northern Sinai peninsula, according to local reports. Most of the air...