One of the causes of this breakdown is the misuse of the very system Hashem put into man to allow him to flourish.
After all, the exact amount one will make throughout the year is determined on Rosh Hashanah. It was only during Rosh Hashanah davening that I realized exactly what the kaparah was for.
Though I felt extreme empathy for the child, I attempted to explain to the parent that the responsibility would be too great and in addition it would greatly deprive from the experience of the other children in the class.
For G-d, the Sabbath was the last day of the week; for human beings, it was the first.
To learn "Gratitude" learn and use the words, "Thank You" to G-d for his kindnesses, and to others
Why would the Israelites build the Mishkan differently than God commanded? What does this teach us?
The status of a vessel or a tool is dependent on its purpose.
Paradoxically, it is when we confront evil we have the opportunity to make the world a better place.
What our body manages to do in this world together with its soul will determine our ethereal world
The woman closest to her smiled and said, "I'm not, but my great grandmother was, and I like Jewish people."
The paradox of Jewish spirituality: No religion holds God higher, but none feels Him closer
What makes fish different from all other creatures? They definitely have many unique qualities, such as the fact that they swim, live in the water, etc.
But why then were kohanim allowed to be counted in the Beis Hamikdash via their fingers? Why is counting fingers different from counting people?
Mr. Braun notified the landlord. "We'll cover the air-conditioning repair," the landlord said. "That's included in house repairs."
In American society we are all caught up with the idea that youth is very important. We are always trying to perceive ourselves as younger.
Deliberate Humiliation ‘Take Care of My Father’ (Gittin 75b)
The Broken Tablets teach us our relationship with God is real, demands work, and survives challenges
What is the exact meaning of amen and where does the word come from? David H. (Via E-Mail)
What was the life-threatening 50th level of impurity HaShem saved Israel from? Depression.
Moses explores the question, "Is there ever a point of no return in my relationship with God?
How can we feel that we are actually having a conversation with Hashem when we do not see Him?
Viewing Competency “A Deaf Person Able to Speak” (Gittin 71a)
Question: I just read your wonderful article on which Adar to observe a yahrzeit in a leap year. Would one make a hazkara in both months or only during the first Adar? Thank you for your time.
Where could we go? There was no shelter anywhere! But then we noticed a small white house beside an old red barn hiding behind the trees.