Parents punishing their son

    An Extra Fence – Parshas Acharei Mos

    By: Rabbi Mayer Erps - 05 May 2016 - 0 Comments

    Imagine the following scenario: One day Johnny is called in to his dad’s study. “Johnny,” begins his Dad, “I have received reports that you are hanging out with a group of friends who behave themselves in a manner very far…

    The Poem that Missed Its Mark Parshas Acharei Mos

    By: Rabbi Moshe Rockove - 01 May 2012 - 0 Comments

    At a lecture I once attended, the speaker shared with the audience the following personal story: “I love poems. It is my hobby and a way to tune out when I need to. Naturally, when I wanted to buy my…

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    Let Freedom Ring Parshas Acharei Mos

    By: Rabbi Yitzchok Oratz - 13 April 2011 - 0 Comments

     Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free. (“The New Colossus” by Emma Lazarus, mounted on the Statue of Liberty). We all yearn to breathe free, to be free. But do we really know what…