We know Hashem metes out many life tests. But where have we seen that not having to struggle is a challenge?
Rain can happen at any time. It’s a mere coincidence taking place just to send shivers up my spine.
Re'ei is about the opportunity to restore the 'Hearing To See; rejected by Adam and Eve, and again by Israel at Revelation. If we master the higher hearing of Eikev, we will be granted the clear Vision offered in Re'ei.
Is the source for saying Birkat HaMazon as obvious as we normally assume?
Hashem created this world and placed man in it, so that he could take his physical part and elevate it using his spiritual part.
This explains why the geulah is mentioned in almost half of the brachos of Shemoneh Esrei, as these prayers are what Hashem is waiting for.
Many contemporary Jews living outside of Israel might treat a summons from the bet din, the Jewish court of law in the Diaspora, like a letter that can be ignored.
Question: When reciting a berachah in English, does a person fulfill his obligation if he says “Hashem” instead of “L-rd” or “G-d”? Yosef
When Nosson returned, Gabi said to him: Avi came by for the $100 that you owe him. I paid him for you, so you can give me the $100.
It was a difficult battle. Many were seriously injured and some did not survive, but Tomer came out alive and unharmed.
Maintaining A Library ‘He Shall Write A Sefer Torah’ (Sanhedrin 21b)
If the defendant trusted the plaintiff with such a dangerous weapon as a promissory note, he only has himself to blame.
At the heart of Judaism is a twofold understanding of the nature of God and His relationship to the universe.
Rebbetzin Jungreis, a”h,, lives on through the wisdom she left us. This week she discusses challenged facing a family whose son does not embrace Torah.
The questions have thus led us to at least two major hashkafic issues: the status of Jewish life outside Israel, and the connection between virtue and success in this world.
A many-layered day, central to Jewish history.
It is not enough to hope for redemption, we must be the catalyst for it. Our job is to make sure we can answer the call of ayeka, where are you? Are you taking responsibility?
The door to our troubles first opened on that Seventeenth day of Tammuz when Moses walked in on the worshippers of the golden calf and shattered the tablets of the law.