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No Words – Parshas Yisro

The following story, related by Rabbi Moshe Weinberger of Kehillas Aish Kodesh, which takes place in the Ukraine in the early nineteenth century, is among my all-time favorites. The imagery is powerful; the message, thought-provoking. Rabbi Yitzchak Kalish, the Rebbe…

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Judaism’s One-Two Punch – Parshas Bo

Practice takes precedence over philosophy.  This week’s Torah portion mentions the mitzvah of Tefillin twice.  In under five minutes, Rabbi Dovid Gross, puts down the Torah’s deep message to the Jewish people from these verses.

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Hurry Up, Slow Poke – Parshas Bo

A friend of mine was once stopped on the street by someone who asked him the following question: “Why are Jews always in a rush?” My friend was taken aback by the query, for he was just walking calmly down…

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Shabbat Never On Sunday – Parshas Vaeira

By: Rabbi Dovid Gross - 26 January 2017 - Comments Off on Shabbat Never On Sunday – Parshas Vaeira

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The Bright Side of Anti Semitism – Parshas Shemos

By: administrator - 20 January 2017 - Comments Off on The Bright Side of Anti Semitism – Parshas Shemos

Gain insight into G-d’s directing the world.  Why does anti-semitism exist and what can we do to stop it?

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Why Doesn’t the Torah Mention the Afterlife – Parshas Vayechi

By: Rabbi Dovid Gross - 13 January 2017 - Comments Off on Why Doesn’t the Torah Mention the Afterlife – Parshas Vayechi

Everyone knows this most fundamental principal of Judaism.  Rabbi Dovid Gross expounds on the afterlife as brought out from the verse in this week’s Torah portion.

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On the Road – Parshas Vayechi

By: Rabbi Mayer Erps - 13 January 2017 - Comments Off on On the Road – Parshas Vayechi

As the Book of Genesis comes to a close, so does the life story of our patriarchs and the original Tribes of Israel who descended from them. In this week’s Torah portion, Vayechi, Jacob, while lying on his death bed,…

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The Lesson of the First Candle – Chanukah

By: Rabbi Dovid Gross - 22 December 2016 - Comments Off on The Lesson of the First Candle – Chanukah

Chanukah begins this Saturday night.  Join Rabbi Dovid Gross as he expounds on the true meaning of the holiday lights.

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