The Sfat Emet explains that reality is malleable, and that the shaper of reality is...Humanity
If we truly want to be involved in Torah study, than we, ipso facto, are involved in Torah study.
One is also obligated to destroy a mixture of meat & milk even if there's no intention to consume it
The month of Adar is characterized by the emotion of unbridled joy.
So what did Eisenhower actually say?
In The Aftermath Of The Betar Massacre ‘Forty Se’ah Of Tefillin Casings Were Found…’ (Gittin 57b-58a)
Many poskim maintain that if a person buys an inexpensive suit he need not check it for shatnez since the vast majority of inexpensive suits are shatnez-free.
What is the exact meaning of amen and where does the word come from? David H. (Via E-Mail)
A Job…good girls… “I’ll get one,” I whispered furtively to Blankie. “I’ll be one of those good girls.”
The philosophical explanation may be that the Torah itself sometimes tells us which mitzvah is more important in God’s eyes.
How the "Broken Windows Theory" helped solve graffiti on NYC subways and led to a more orderly NYC.
In this week's parsha, the Israelites experience their highest high & lowest low within a few verses
The obligation to perform Mitzvot is a fundamental enabler for the Divine Countenance in this world. Shechina was never removed from the nations of the world, for otherwise the world could not exist.
The only way to understand life is by living itL "Na’aseh venishma//We will do and we will obey.”
"What are you talking about?" asked Moshe. "I wasn't aware that the kesubah entailed payment of such sums."
So too if someone intended to help Shimon and succeeded, we understand that good was coming to Shimon because Hashem decided long ago.
We no longer identify with kindness and commitment; Apathy and callousness have taken over our lives
I prefer to celebrate with you the many times we reach just beyond the boundary into the good & holy
By first putting parents before "self" we learn to put the more abstract God before self.