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Posted on: January 29th, 2015
Torah opposes slavery; G-d desires the free worship of free human beings, yet slavery's permitted-?!
Her first tactic was tefillah; she immediately began to recite one perek after another of Tehillim.
Posted on: January 22nd, 2015
Suddenly, she turns to me and says, “B'emet, I need to thank you, you made me excited to come back to Israel.”
Pharaoh perverted symbols of life (the Nile and midwives) into agents of death.
Posted on: January 15th, 2015
As we walked, I told her how I had hoped for the chance to thank her for her amazing visit.
The 5th cup is supported by a 5th expression of Deliverance: “And I will bring you to the land..."
If we are certain that God is on our side, we can easily become arrogant and even cruel
Posted on: January 8th, 2015
When my father died suddenly when I was newly married there was no one who had to say Kaddish for him. I am one of four daughters and he had no brothers.
Posted on: January 7th, 2015
The first recorded instance of civil disobedience is the story of Shifra and Puah, defying Pharaoh
Posted on: January 1st, 2015
Mommy, please don’t be so sad. Here in the next world Hashem Yisborach’s plan is much clearer.
Posted on: December 31st, 2014
Truthfulness is a fundamental value in Jewish yet truth isn't its highest value. Peace is. Why so?
Posted on: December 25th, 2014
Jacob’s blessing of Ephraim over Manasseh had nothing to do with age and everything to do with names
Reb Shlomo Zalman could not endure honorifics applied to him because of his enormous humility
She was determined that the Law class was Dina’s best chance of finding a husband, and that was the real reason she wanted her to go to college.
But who would have ever guessed that Hashem would unlock the key to the birth on same day as the English anniversary of our wedding.
Posted on: December 18th, 2014
In a way that decision was the first in a series of miracles with which Hashem blessed us.
Posted on: December 11th, 2014
And so it was that both those women whose lives had been saved in Yerushalayim only about a month earlier, were now in a Manhattan hospital with the woman who inadvertently had helped save their lives.
Tamar’s conduct bears an uncanny resemblance to Ruth's; virtuous outsiders at the margins of society
Posted on: December 4th, 2014
When I pulled up at their house, my worst fears were confirmed.
A Jew is an iconoclast, born to challenge the idols of the age,whatever the idols, whatever the age.
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