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Agnon and the 100th Balfour Anniversary

S.Y. Agnon’s story “Paths of Righteousness, or The Vinegar Maker” appears in “A Book That Was Lost” (Toby Press); in Hebrew: “Ma’aglei Tzedek.” The story raised a bit of controversy when first published in 1923, based upon differing interpretations of what Agnon was trying to say with it. In a rare statement about the meaning […]

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Rabbi Brovender on Yom Hashoah

The following are some comments by Rabbi Brovender on Yom Hashoah, from the end of his Parshat Hashavua shiur last night. https://s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/webyeshivamedia/yomhashoah5776.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Special Podcast for Yom Yerushalayim

This is special, pre-recorded shiur given by Rabbi Brovender, about the building of the city of Jerusalem.

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‘Then and Now’

http://www.jpost.com/Magazine/Opinion/Then-and-now-311856

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Love Israel with WebYeshiva.org

Today is Yom HaZikaron, Israeli Fallen Soldiers and Victims of Terrorism Remembrance Day. On the preceding evening a siren is heard throughout the country, as everyone unites in a minute of silence, contemplating the sacrifice of those who lost their lives so that Israel could live on. An additional siren is sounded on the morning […]

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