Are You a Gornisht – Parshas Vayeira

    By: Rabbi Dovid Gross - 03 November 2017 - Comments Off on Are You a Gornisht – Parshas Vayeira

    The story is told of a young man who wished to join the ranks of the elite students studying in the great yeshivas of pre-war Europe. He showed up at the yeshiva during mussar seder, the period of the day…

    The Binding of Isaac – Parshas Vayeira

    By: Rabbi Shlomo Landau - 30 October 2015 - 0 Comments

    Gain clarity through the stories in Parshas Vayeira.  Join Rabbi Landau as he masterfully upgrades that feeling that we are a soul connected to G-d so that we gain clarity and are able to rise above time and space to…

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    The Value in One Small Deed

    By: Rabbi Serebrowski - 07 November 2014 - 0 Comments

    This weeks Torah portion of Vayeira opens with, “And Hashem appeared to Avraham in the Plains of Mamreh”. Who was Mamreh, and why was it important for the Torah to give us this seeming gratuitous detail as to where Hashem…

    Heavenly Hugs- Parshas Vayera

    By: Rabbi Serebrowski - 17 October 2013 - 0 Comments

    One of the highlights of this week’s Torah portion, Vayeira, is the story of the binding of Isaac. Abraham, the first of our illustrious patriarchs, faces the ultimate challenge of this most difficult test. Abraham triumphs, and his experience serves…

    Save a Life! Parshas Vayera

    By: - 01 November 2012 - 0 Comments

    Have you ever fantasized on being a hero by saving someone’s life?   Ever imagined running into a burning building to save a child or diving into a river to rescue a drowning person?  Chances are that in most of our…

    Giver or Taker? Parshas Vayeira

    By: Rabbi Mayer Erps - 09 November 2011 - 0 Comments

    Former President John F. Kennedy once stated, “My fellow Americans, ask not what your country can do for you – ask what you can do for your country.”  In Judaism we say, “Ask not what your brother can do for…