Archive | April 5, 2012

Cutting the Omer and Responding to Heresy

Last week, we saw the role of aviv in the Omer offering, teaching a lesson about Pesach and the Jewish calendar as a whole. This week, I think we’ll find out that the Omer (and, by extension, the calendar) has yet another significant role to play in teaching us about Judaism. The tenth chapter of […]

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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- […]