web analytics

Redeeming Relevance: The Loneliest Jew and the Universal Torah

17 Tevet 5776 – December 29, 2015
Tzipporah is largely invisible & almost entirely silent, we hear her only when she rebukes Moshe

Torat Hakehillah

14 Tevet 5776 – December 25, 2015
.

Parshas VaYechi

13 Tevet 5776 – December 24, 2015
.

Bring Money

"Well, in that case," said Itzik, "just tell Jake that I paid back the money and it was stolen.

Daf Yomi

Last Will and Testament ‘A Deathbed Request Is Considered Sealed And Delivered’ (Gitin 14b)

Sensitivity Of A Tzaddik

For the next seventeen years, every time they spoke and every time they were together, there was a certain wedge keeping them apart.

Lessons From Yaakov Avinu

It is evident from the Gemara and from the berachah that Yaakov Avinu gave to Asher that properly honoring Shabbos is not only a great mitzvah, but sound financial advice as well.

The Get Ceremony

While so doing the husband says, “This is your Get, please accept it, you are divorced from me as of this moment and you are free to marry another man.”

Saved By The Overheating Car

Occasionally, Shimon would enquire after their children and grandchildren but for many this was too painful as they had little or no contact with them, so he had learnt over the years who he could ask and who he shouldn’t.

On Not Predicting The Future

HaShem wanted the Israelites to become a living testimony to the power of freedom.

Israel And The Jew: Perfect Together

He had always thought of Rothschild as a French citizen first and foremost.

Aleph Beta: Vayechi: We Are Family – Culmination of Abrahamic Legacy‏

This week closes sefer Breishit; How did we come so far from the ideal nation set up by Abraham?

Hashgachah Pratis – Guidance From Above

Even if we do not see Hashem’s Hand it is there; sometimes hashgachah pratis is undeniably obvious

Shadows

It is a time of dark shadows but we can use these shadows to explore and discover our own light.

Redeeming Relevance: To Forgive is Divine… but not Exclusively

12 Tevet 5776 – December 23, 2015
Did you ever wonder if Yosef and his brothers ever conclusively put their past friction to rest?

For a Jew it is a Sin to Despair

10 Tevet 5776 – December 22, 2015
With short, metaphoric, speeches to his sons-wrongly called blessings-Yakov conveys his take on life

The Fast of the 10th of Tevet

We cannot ask God to listen if we continue to shut our ears to Him.

With The Responsibility Comes the Ability

7 Tevet 5776 – December 18, 2015
When you accept Torah and mitzvos upon yourself as an obligation, you simultaneously invest yourself with the strength to carry out the obligation.

Redeeming Relevance: Parshat Vayigash: Too Much for Me, Too Much for You

Yakov realized there was a Divine plan all along; God did not inflict suffering on him for no reason

The People Who Give Thanks

"Jews" are the descendants of "Yehudah" whose comes from "Todah" meaning thanks. Jews give "THANKS"

Latest News Stories


Sponsored Post

Recommended Today


Something Random from the Week

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/judaism/parsha/redeeming-relevance-in-the-bible-francis-nataf/redeeming-relevance-the-loneliest-jew-and-the-universal-torah/2015/12/29/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: