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Tears on Tisha B’Av

By: Rabbi Shraga Simmons If I forget you Jerusalem May I forget my right hand May my tongue cleave to the roof of my mouth If I ever don’t think of you If I don’t raise up Jerusalem above my…

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Tisha B’Av and The Borscht Belt

By: Rabbi Dovid Gross This Sunday, world Jewry will observe Tisha B’Av, our national day of mourning for the destruction of the Beis Hamikdash, or Holy Temple, in Jerusalem, over 2,000 years ago.  For many people, including those who fast and…

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The Sanctity of Speech- Parshas Matos

By: Rabbi Dovid Gross When someone promises you that they are going to do something, you rightfully expect them top keep their word. In the event that they fail to do so, how would you describe their behavior –  dishonest? Corrupt?…

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Day In, Day Out- Parshas Pinchas

By: Rabbi Shraga Simmons Parshat Pinchas tells of the heroic deed of Pinchas, who jumped up with spear in his hand to save the Jewish people from a plague of immorality. When the moment called for bold action, Pinchas was…

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Tears on Tisha B’Av

By: Aish.com - 23 July 2015 - 0 Comments

By: Rabbi Shraga Simmons If I forget you Jerusalem May I forget my right hand May my tongue cleave to the roof of my mouth If I ever don’t think of you If I don’t raise up Jerusalem above my…

kotel w mosque

Tisha B’Av and The Borscht Belt

By: Rabbi Dovid Gross - 23 July 2015 - 0 Comments

By: Rabbi Dovid Gross This Sunday, world Jewry will observe Tisha B’Av, our national day of mourning for the destruction of the Beis Hamikdash, or Holy Temple, in Jerusalem, over 2,000 years ago.  For many people, including those who fast and…

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Four Ways to Deal With Suffering- The Nine Days

By: Aish.com - 17 July 2015 - 0 Comments

By Sara Debbie Gutfreund It was my second midnight shift as an emergency room volunteer when it happened. I was 18 and thought I knew everything about life. It had been relatively quiet when suddenly a code blue was announced…

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The Sanctity of Speech- Parshas Matos

By: Rabbi Dovid Gross - 14 July 2015 - 0 Comments

By: Rabbi Dovid Gross When someone promises you that they are going to do something, you rightfully expect them top keep their word. In the event that they fail to do so, how would you describe their behavior –  dishonest? Corrupt?…

hero in u

Day In, Day Out- Parshas Pinchas

By: Aish.com - 08 July 2015 - 0 Comments

By: Rabbi Shraga Simmons Parshat Pinchas tells of the heroic deed of Pinchas, who jumped up with spear in his hand to save the Jewish people from a plague of immorality. When the moment called for bold action, Pinchas was…