The Rage Monster – Parshas Vaeira

Frogs here, frogs there, frogs were jumping everywhere. Click here for audio

Sports Fan Vs. Sports Fanatic -Parshas Shemos

Sporting the disguise of sports, the Yetzer Hora makes attempts to keep us in his grasp.  Rabbi Dovid Gross fascinates us as he finds this important life lesson in this week’s portion, Parshas Shemos. Click Here to Listen

Why Me – Parshas Shemos

My maternal grandmother, of blessed memory, was an Auschwitz survivor. She lost just about everything and everyone in her family, yet she managed to rebuild and live an incredible, successful and impactful life. She was one of those unforgettable people…

True Value – Parshas Vayechi

In this week’s Torah portion, Vayechi, Yosef brings his two sons, Menashe and Ephraim, to be blessed by their grandfather Yaakov prior to his passing. Yosef positions his older son, Menashe, to his left side and Ephraim to his right,…

UPCOMING EVENTS

Make the Count, Count Parshas Emor

By: Rabbi Mayer Erps - 06 May 2011 - 0 Comments

Count down. Think back to when you were a child. What would you count down to? Perhaps the last day of school. Maybe a daily countdown to recess. As a teenager you probably counted down to the day you would…

“And you shall be holy” – Who me? Yes, you!! Parshas Kedoshim

By: Rabbi Dovid Gross - 29 April 2011 - 0 Comments

When we think about holiness and spirituality, we tend to conjure up likenesses of the religious “elite” – rabbis, priests, ministers, monks and the like. However, the image we see reflected back at us when we look in the mirror…

Let Freedom Ring

By: Rabbi Yitzchok Oratz - 15 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…

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…

Keep Your Eye on the Ball Parshas Metzora

By: Rabbi Gedalia Liebes - 08 April 2011 - 0 Comments

Ask any batting coach and he will tell you that the key to success in baseball is just to hit the ball. Don’t swing for the fences, don’t try to pull the ball, just make sure that the bat makes…