, an online newspaper for Orthodox Jewish college students, I had received several submissions like this before, and I braced myself for yet another lament on dating.But as I continued to read through the article, I saw that it actually discussed a very relevant issue that has confronted many in my community.

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Orthodox Jewry is especially getting more and more familiar with the online dating scene.

Orthodate is a wonderful Orthodox Jewish dating site for religious Jewish singles.

Saw You At Sinai has a very large Orthodox Jewish Singles population.

Before expanding to other areas of the Jewish population, Orthodox Jewish dating was its sole focus.

The Shabbat Chattan typically takes place on the Shabbat after the wedding.

After the Torah reading, the members of the congregation sing songs and to throw soft candies, raisins and nuts at the groom as an expression of the community's wishes for a sweet start for the new life the bride and groom will soon begin together.

These include leaders such as Rabbi Kenneth Auman & Rabbi Basil Herring of the Rabbinical Council of America (RCA), Rabbi Steven Burg of National Conference of Synagogue Youth (NCSY), Rabbi Hershel Schachter & Rabbi Mordechai Willig of Yeshiva University (YU) and globally respected pulpit Rabbis such as Rabbi Hershel Billet- Rabbi Young Israel of Woodmere, Rabbi Dr.

Gershon Gewirtz- Rabbi Young Israel of Brookline, Rabbi Shmuel Goldin- Rabbi Congregation Ahavath Torah of Englewood, Rabbi Eitan Meyer- Former Assistant Rabbi Jewish Center and Rabbi Allen Schwartz- Rabbi Ohab Zedek.

The founders created the site in a halachic and approved fashion.