Filling In The Blanks ‘Esrog Similar To A Tree In Three Ways…’ (Kiddushin 2b-3a)
"Similarly, aside from the amount that is certain, you don't know whether anything more was put in the container." (C.M. 75:9)
Frank didn’t create the process; he doesn’t even know which ingredients go into the mixture.
A person is only rewarded for listening to Hashem’s command if he does so with the intention to do so.
The fact that I was in a hurry made me think I should just take the card from him and open it for him.
Like our bodies, our souls were not made for sitting still. We were made for moving, learning, searching, striving, growing
Parshat Pekudei concludes the book of Exodus, known for its great stories. What did they teach us?
The Rebbetzin, mistaken for a singer, was asked to perform on Israeli army bases-she gave the soldiers a life changing performance!
Perhaps God’s own 'completeness' prevented Him from dwelling in a Mishkan waiting to be finished?
A Gavra Rabba, an extraordinarily great person, is one who reduces the pain of fellow human beings!
Why do dreams nit becine okans and why do strategic ideas rarely get implemented?
Esther and Mordechai, the two righteous individuals and luminaries in Megillas Esther, effectively moved the heavens with their tears, deeds and supplications.
What is the reason for a mitzvah and which G-dly trait does it sharpen and enhance within me?
What is the exact meaning of amen and where does the word come from? David H. (Via E-Mail)
The Mishkan's building was a situation where the process was at least as important as the result
David Hamelech desired to build the Beis Hamikdash and, as a result, it was built.
Excluding The Excluded ‘You Are Permitted To Any Man But My Father…’ (Gittin 85a)
"The value of silver, in comparison to other items, has dropped precipitously in the past few centuries," replied Rabbi Dayan.
Donations were valued at the same level of 'Thought Guided Purposeful Creativity' as the actual work
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.