Archive | April 23, 2012

This Month in Jewish History: Iyar

Learn more about this month in Jewish History with WebYeshiva.org’s Israel Semester.               1 Iyar, 573 BCE: The foundation of the Second Temple was laid. 2 Iyar: King Solomon began construction on the First Temple. 2 Iyar, 1920: The Supreme Council of the Peace Conference recognized the Balfour Declaration […]

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Letters to an American Jewish Friend

A Conversation between Hillel Halkin and R. Chaim Brovender Two leading American-born Zionist thinkers discuss topics first raised in Halkin’s […]

Rav Avraham Yitzhak HaKohen Kook zt”l

Today, 3 Elul 5773, is the 78th yahretzeit of Rav Avraham Yitzhak HaKohen Kook zt”l. As part of ATID’s Art […]

Yeshiva Student Missing

Aaron Sofer, a 23-year-old yeshiva student learning in Jerusalem, went missing while on a hike with his friend in the […]

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. […]