Support Migdal Ohr by purchasing letters in the Torah Scroll that will be written in honor of Rabbi Grossman’s 70th Birthday.
Posted on: September 27th, 2015
Sukkot's the only festival sharing the pilgrimage cycle & part of Tishrei sequence-hence, double JOY
Posted on: September 17th, 2015
“We received Torah from Moses” or “from our parents” isn't enough. We must write our "own" scroll
Posted on: September 2nd, 2015
Happiness is not the central value of the Torah. Occurring ten times more is the word "simcha," JOY
Posted on: August 27th, 2015
If we parents fail to honor responsibilities then society’s children will pay the price for our sins
Posted on: August 20th, 2015
Moshe wasn't the last of the prophets. How would Israel discern his true successors from the false?
Posted on: August 7th, 2015
Three moments, sharing the same message, made a deep impression on me: Greatness is humility.
Posted on: July 31st, 2015
Amongst the greatest disagreements in Judaism is the understanding of the 1st of the 10 Commandments
Posted on: July 23rd, 2015
"When a king dies his power ends; when a prophet dies his influence begins" & their words echo today
Posted on: July 9th, 2015
Sharing influence is like lighting a candle with another: it doesn't mean having less; you have more
Posted on: July 2nd, 2015
All agree that Jews ARE different. How? Why? The Bible's answer is surprising and profound.
Posted on: June 25th, 2015
Of Chukkim “Satan and the nations of the world made fun.” They may appear irrational & superstitious
Posted on: June 19th, 2015
Heaven answered Moshe dramatically. He was proved right. End of revolt. End of story- Not at all...
Posted on: June 11th, 2015
There's no obligation TO wear tzitzit; opting to wear them symbolizes free acceptance of the mitzvot
Posted on: June 4th, 2015
Sadly, we're no longer an edah; We've fissured and fractured: Orthodox & Reform; religious & secular
Posted on: May 14th, 2015
This week's parshah inspired the Jubilee 2000 initiative leading to debt cancellation of $34 biilion
Posted on: March 26th, 2015
Rambam: Eating blood's forbidden because connected to idolatry;Ramban: We're affected by what we eat
Posted on: March 19th, 2015
Why should unintentional sins require atonement? What guilt exists when requisite intent is lacking?
Posted on: March 12th, 2015
Like Shabbat points to something beyond time, the people Israel points to something beyond history
Posted on: March 4th, 2015
The Sabbath is a full dress rehearsal for an ideal society that has not yet come to pass-but will
Posted on: February 26th, 2015
Jewish prayer is a convergence of 2 modes of biblical spirituality, exemplified by Moses and Aaron
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