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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Selections from Trei Assar; Amos Part 12: Images of Destruction

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Parshat Pinchas: Zealous Peace

Rabbi Chaim Brovender speaks about zealousness in this week’s Parsha. Taken from http://atid.org/shiur/ Podcast: Play in new window | Download

Enlightening the World Through Torah and Acts of Kindness

Our neck of the Israeli woods (in Efrat, Gush Etzion) has been the center of attention this past two weeks. […]

Enlightening the World Through Torah and Acts of Kindness

Our neck of the Israeli woods (in Efrat, Gush Etzion) has been the center of attention this past two weeks. […]

A Philosophy of Havruta

Rabbi Jeffrey Saks talks with Dr. Elie Holzer about his new book “A Philosophy of Havruta: Understanding and Teaching the […]

Selections from Trei Assar; Amos Part 11: Fall from The Mountaintop

1- Harei Shomron (mountains of Shomron, with the ancient city of Shomron in the center: 2- Wall of Shomron: 3- […]