Support Migdal Ohr by purchasing letters in the Torah Scroll that will be written in honor of Rabbi Grossman’s 70th Birthday.
Posted on: October 14th, 2016
Sukkot has played a key role in the reconstruction of the Jewish Homeland and the ingathering of Jews – and their transition - to the Land of Israel.
Posted on: October 10th, 2016
Yom Kippur’s focus on forgiveness highlights humility, fallibility, soul-searching faith, compassion, thoughtfulness, being considerate, accepting responsibility and magnanimity.
Posted on: October 6th, 2016
We are humans. We have failings. We make mistakes. It is how Hashem created us. But, we have also been given a wonderful gift: Teshuva/repentance.
Posted on: October 1st, 2016
On Rosh Hashanah, one is expected to plan a spiritual and behavioral road map for the entire year. So when one hears the shofar blow,the trip begins
In every generation, the shofar blow is not like other sounds. Those sounds we listen to with our ears, but to the shofar we listen with our souls. ALL Jews always thirst for this cry of longing.
Posted on: August 11th, 2016
What are the main changes when Tisha B'Av falls on Shabbat or Sunday?
Posted on: July 27th, 2016
Napoleon said referring to the Jews, "Certainly a people which has mourned the loss of their Temple for so long, will merit to see it rebuilt!"
Posted on: June 10th, 2016
On Shavuot, the Nation of Israel approached the Temple rejoicing in our blessings, rejoicing in each others' blessings; In Rashi's famous words, "As one person, with one heart."
Posted on: May 26th, 2016
As Lag B’Omer bonfires blaze across Israel, we know that the holy essence of Am Yisrael guarantees that the Nation will return to its roots no matter how secular it looks on the outside.
Posted on: May 12th, 2016
No marriage has lasted so long, been so deep in its commitment and so overwhelming in its love as the one between the Jews and their homeland-more than 3,500 years and going strong.
Posted on: May 10th, 2016
The new prayer, titled "Al Hanisim le'Yom Haatzamaut" (For the Miracles for the Day of Independence), was composed by Chief Rabbi Ben-Tzion Spitz, and Dr. Avi Shmidman
Posted on: April 27th, 2016
Jews of the exile cannot truly understand Passover, a festival of national faith, of a free people returning from exile to their home.
Posted on: April 22nd, 2016
The song only became popular with Sephardic and Mizrachi Jews much later, and it was eventually translated into Ladino, Arabic and other languages. But what is it doing in our haggadah?
The Passover legacy contributed to the foundation of the culture, justice and liberty of the USA, and the support of the American people towards the Jewish state.
Posted on: April 21st, 2016
Pesach, the holiday that symbolizes the formation of the Jewish people, reminds us that sometimes we need to remove the evil inclination entirely so as not to fall victim to it.
Posted on: April 20th, 2016
What shall we be free of this Pesach? It is the holiday of Freedom, isn’t it?
Posted on: April 15th, 2016
In this week's portion, the man, having been officially declared impure, is now ready for the end of his nightmare beginning his process of purification,
Posted on: April 14th, 2016
Posted on: March 23rd, 2016
Amalek is seared into Jewish consciousness as the ultimate enemy of Israel and the source of Haman
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