Archive | April 2, 2012

In Praise of Suffering: Reflections of the Sfat Emet

In Praise of Suffering: Reflections of the Sfat Emet by Robert Lederman “Maror-Because the Egyptians embittered the lives of our forefathers in Egypt.” (Pesachim 116b) The Maror that we eat-for what reason? Because the Egyptians embittered the lives of our forefathers in Egypt; as it says in the Torah: They made their lives bitter with […]

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Parsha Podcast: Beshalach

Parshat Beshalach:  One People, One Heart Weekly Parsha Podcast by Rabbi Chaim Brovender Click here for the source sheet. http://atid.s467.sureserver.com/parshah/beshalach5774.mp3 […]

On Omer and Omnipotence

Podcast by Mrs. Ilana Goldstein Saks A midrashic understanding of the mitzva of the Omer and what it has to […]

Parsha Podcast: Bo

Parshat Bo: Rosh Chodesh – The First Mitzva Weekly Parsha Podcast by Rabbi Chaim Brovender Click here for the source sheet. […]

The Aggagites

Podcast by Mrs. Ilana Goldstein Saks What does the midrash mean when it says that Memuchan is Haman? https://s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/webyeshivamedia/Ilana+Goldstein+Saks+Blog+Podcasts/The+Aggagites.MP3 Podcast: […]

Parsha Podcast: Vaera

Parshat Vaera: Bitachon Weekly Parsha Podcast by Rabbi Chaim Brovender Click here for the source sheet. http://atid.s467.sureserver.com/parshah/vaera5774.mp3 Podcast: Play in new […]

Hebrew Day

By Rabbi Jeffrey Saks This week, on 21 Tevet (January 12), was “Yom Leshon HaIvrit” (Hebrew Language Day) in Israel, with […]