Without vast preparation, one cannot even think of going to outer space.
Anyone can appear spiritual and holy when he is davening or learning Torah.
The book of Bereishit keeps Halacha under control. It restricts and regulates it, and ensures that it will not wreak havoc.
Rav Hirsch claims had Isaac and Rebecca developed a unique curriculum that took into account Esau's love of nature, strength, skills and courage, it may have directed him to become a mighty man of God
While my husband and I are all for learning, I feel this entire mindset about full-time learning needs to be re-examined, especially given the uncertain economic times in which we live.
Precisely because she came from the house of wicked people and wasn’t negatively influenced, she was considered greater than if she had been born into a house of holy people.
Question: If a person was ill on Shabbos and unable to go to shul to hear Keri’at haTorah, must he have someone read it to him in shul upon his recovery? Sincerely, Isaac Greenberg
He's A Communist! ‘If He Calls Someone A Rasha…’ (Bava Metzia 71a)
I had heard about these cousins a lot through the years. They lived together in Manhattan.
The right to a refund or to the return of the purchase price or the item, as the case may be, is subject to a time limit.
If someone remembers during Minchah that he did not recite ya’aleh veyavo during Shacharis, he must similarly daven Shemoneh Esrei twice during Minchah.
David ordered a bus. He divided the cost among the fifty friends and wrote on the sign that each person would have to pay $32.
All Toledot - Relationships - begin with our relationship with ourselves.
Today there are many stumbling blocks that prevent people with disabilities from participating fully in services or even in Jewish education.
On the one hand, we see that Rivkah was right about Ya’akov’s potential. On the other hand, we will never be sure who was right about Esav.
The Jewish nation thankfully emerged from their spiritual slumber just in time...
People were stunned, but they got the message.
Devar Torah on Parshas Chayei Sarah from the well known, Rabbi Aba Wagensberg.
Do not deride those rabbis or seminary teachers who focus on learning, and by the same token, let us not label yeshivas and seminaries that are supportive of programs committed to learning and work.
Ishmael helped spread the Big Lie...
The ongoing saga of the yarmulke wearing Dr. Simcha Goldman and the US Air Force
After their short rest upstate, catching a few short hours of sleep, the father and son-in-law started the trek home.
Question: If a person was ill on Shabbos and unable to go to shul to hear Keri’at haTorah, must he have someone read it to him in shul upon his recovery. Sincerely, Isaac Greenberg