Take It From The Maven – Parshas Terumah

You need to be wine connoisseur to know wines.  You need to be an art connoisseur to know art.  And you need to be a Torah connoisseur to know Torah.  In this short audio, Take it From the Maven, Rabbi…

What Makes The World Go Round

What Makes The World Go Round? You’ve heard it, thought it, sang it…did you ever get a really true to answer to it? Rabbi Dovid Gross in just a few minutes shows us the truth behind this profound question. click…

Bittersweet – Parshas Beshalach

Life is full of bittersweet moments. A daughter‘s marriage brings with it wistful memories of your little girl, now all grown up and ready to start a life of her own. Having a grandchild named after a deceased ancestor brings…

The Rage Monster – Parshas Vaeira

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


  • JWEB Book Club
  • Purim Bash
  • Purim Party

To Life, To Life, L’chaim! Parshas Tzav

By: Rabbi Yitzchok Oratz - 18 March 2011 - 0 Comments

“Hey, wassup?  How ya doin’? How’s life?”   “Nothing major, you know, same old stuff, different day. Can’t wait until summer so I can get away for a few days.”   Does the above conversation sound familiar? No doubt it…

As G-d Commanded Moses Parshas Pekudei

By: Rabbi Serebrowski - 04 March 2011 - 0 Comments

Recently, a friend shared with me the all-too-common experience he had when attempting to put together a piece of furniture by himself. Feeling smarter than the instruction manual, he assembled various parts out of order, only to be stymied later….

Black Friday, The Running of the Brides, and the Tabernacle Parshas Vayakhel

By: Rabbi Dovid Gross - 24 February 2011 - 0 Comments

This week’s Torah portion, Vayakhel, describes how the Jewish people responded generously to Moshe’s appeal for the donation of materials necessary for the construction of the Mishkan (Tabernacle), which would serve as the dwelling place for the Divine presence amidst…

Donning the Ultimate Uniform Parshas Titzaveh

By: Rabbi Gedalia Liebes - 11 February 2011 - 0 Comments

For many, this past weekend contained the most important Sunday of the year. All activities had to be scheduled around that most super of sporting events – the Superbowl, of course. According to the most recent Nielsen ratings, this year’s…

Of Priests & Temples Parshas Terumah

By: Rabbi Serebrowski - 02 February 2011 - 0 Comments

The story is told of Simon, who came running up to the Rabbi on Yom Kippur begging, “Rabbi, I’ll pay you a thousand dollars if you make me into a Kohen!” Sensing the Rabbi’s reluctance, he raised the offer to…