Support Migdal Ohr by purchasing letters in the Torah Scroll that will be written in honor of Rabbi Grossman’s 70th Birthday.
Posted on: February 26th, 2015
Eventually, after some trial and error, including an experience with a prima donna and one with a thief, I baruch Hashem ultimately found a fine, honest and reliable household helper.
Posted on: February 19th, 2015
Humility often confused with low self-esteem, truly means that a person realizes his true worth
With the synagogue, "Judaism created one of the greatest revolutions in the history of religion"
I was aware he didn’t want me to “imagine” making coffee in a forced new dream.
Posted on: February 12th, 2015
It all started with the recent deluge of rain we here in Israel were privileged to have.
Posted on: February 5th, 2015
After I put the tefillin away, the man said that he felt different, and that he had never felt that way before.
By wisdom, we come to understand G-d via creation; By Torah we understand G-d through His revelation
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
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