Parshas Vayishlach – Filthy Rich

    By: Rabbi Dovid Gross - 16 December 2016 - Comments Off on Parshas Vayishlach – Filthy Rich

    Ever wonder what’s filthy about being rich?  Find out as Rabbi Dovid Gross expounds on this week’s Torah portion.

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    The Sun Will Shine Again – Parshas Vayishlach

    By: Rabbi Yitzchok Oratz - 16 December 2016 - Comments Off on The Sun Will Shine Again – Parshas Vayishlach

    Food plays a major role in Judaism. Whether it is the foods that we are required to eat (e.g.,  matzah and marror on Passover), or foods that are customary to eat (e.g., latkes on Chanukah, cholent on Shabbos), in Judaism…


    A Wide-Angle Lens – Parshas Vayishlach

    By: Rabbi Mayer Erps - 25 November 2015 - 0 Comments

    This past weekend, the school where I teach had a Shabbaton at the Hilton in Stamford, Connecticut.  After a wonderful Shabbat, my wife and I packed up and brought our belongings down to the lobby. My wife waited there while…


    Yaakov Vs. Yisroel

    By: Rabbi Shlomo Landau - 05 December 2014 - 0 Comments

    Rabbi Shlomo Landau masterfully explains the culture and destiny of the Jewish people in this 42 minute audio.

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    Why Kosher Filet Mignon is so “Rare”

    By: Rabbi Dovid Gross - 03 December 2014 - 0 Comments

    If you’re a red-meat lover like myself, you’ll agree that there’s nothing like a good steak grilled to perfection. As many meat aficionados know, tenderloin and filet mignon are considered the most tender and succulent of all cuts of meat,…


    Bar Mitzvah Blues – Parshas Vayishlach

    By: Rabbi Yitzchok Oratz - 14 November 2013 - 1 Comment

    I hate bar mitzvahs. There, I said it. I know it sounds like a strange thing for a Rabbi to say, but I can’t help it. Despite the many meaningful bar mitzvahs I have experienced in my wonderful community, I…

    Small Jugs

    Cyberspace Monday and a few Small Jugs- Parshas Vayishlach

    By: Rabbi Gedalia Liebes - 29 November 2012 - 0 Comments

    Retailers and business owners were worried…and for good reason. Super Storm Sandy had just ripped through the region, leaving behind a trail of devastation and destruction. People were still struggling to put their lives and daily routines back together. The major concern…

    Shopping Mania!

    Material Mania! Parshas Vayishlach

    By: Rabbi Yitzchok Oratz - 06 December 2011 - 0 Comments

    ‘Tis the season to be materialistic. You can’t get away from it. Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Sensational Super Sale Sunday (okay, no such thing — I made it up). From two weeks before Thanksgiving until a week after New Year’s…