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The Primordial Light of Hanukkah Banishes Today’s Darkness
 
Bringing the Light of Chanukah to Israel’s Widows and Orphans

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New Poll: Shows Netanyahu Will Lead Next Gov’t with Haredim

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Palestinian Authority Terrorist Tries to Kill Soldier at Checkpoint

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NY Police Search for Missing Links on Deranged Muslim Murderer of Cops

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Yehuda Glick Running as Likud MK Candidate

December 22, 2014 - 10:17 AM
 
Arabs Imitate Ancient Greeks and Vandalize Joseph’s Tomb

December 22, 2014 - 10:07 AM
 
Giant Chabad Menorah Lit Without Ceremony in Martin Place, Sydney

December 22, 2014 - 9:53 AM
 
Egypt Reopens Rafah Crossing

December 22, 2014 - 7:46 AM
 
India May Pull Rug Out From Under Abbas in UN Vote

December 22, 2014 - 6:22 AM
 
Syria Downs Israeli Drone Near Border [video]

December 22, 2014 - 4:37 AM
 
French Driver Shouting “Allahu Akbar” Plows into Crowd

December 22, 2014 - 12:05 AM
 
Jewish Man ‘Accidentally’ Run Over – Twice

December 21, 2014 - 8:21 PM
 
Terror Victim Protected ‘Mohammed the Zionist’ from Terrorists

December 21, 2014 - 7:17 PM
 
Netanyahu Exploits Elections to Raise Minimum Wage

December 21, 2014 - 2:42 PM
 
Abbas: We Won’t Use Violence – Unless We Will

December 21, 2014 - 1:58 PM
 
Kindertransport Documentary Selected for Permanent Preservation

December 21, 2014 - 1:42 PM
 
Black GOP Leader Prays at the Western Wall for ‘Solomonic Wisdom’

December 21, 2014 - 1:34 PM
 
Police Raid Homes of Anti-Assimilation Volunteers

December 21, 2014 - 12:13 PM
 
Rock-Throwing Terrorists Hit 4-Year-old Boy at Gush Etzion

December 21, 2014 - 11:13 AM
 
Jewish Home Unity Overcomes the ’Yesha Faction’

December 21, 2014 - 10:40 AM
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Rapps-Rabbi-Joshua-logo
 

Posted on: December 4th, 2014

JudaismParsha

He knew that the way to potentially mollify Esau was to insist that he accept his gift, which he finally did.

Taste-of-Lomdus-logo
 

Posted on: December 4th, 2014

JudaismParsha

If one converts for the sole purpose of marrying a Jew the conversion is invalid.

Esav and Yaakov reconciling
 

Posted on: December 4th, 2014

JudaismParsha

Yaacov returning to Yithak reconnects him with his past, reconnecting him to the legacy of Avraham.

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Jacob Talking with Laban
 

Posted on: December 4th, 2014

InDepthOp-Eds

It is difficult to remain faithful in galut, the ultimate Rorschach test for all Jewish generations

Rabbi Avi Weiss
 

Posted on: December 4th, 2014

JudaismParsha

Benno Yaakov, the German Jewish commentator, posits Yaakov's limping caused Eisav's change of heart.

Vayishlachi_lecture
 

Posted on: December 4th, 2014

JudaismParshaThe 10 Minute Parsha

Rabbi Fohrman addresses "What is in a name?"

Tissot_Jacob_Sees_Esau_Coming_to_Meet_Him
 

Posted on: December 3rd, 2014

JudaismParsha

Yaakov encountering Esav is the classic source in dealing with anti-Semites littering our history

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Tissot_The_Meeting_of_Esau_and_Jacob
 

Posted on: December 3rd, 2014

JudaismParshaRedeeming Relevance / Rabbi Francis Nataf

By the time Yaakov becomes Yisrael, however, his worldview has changed dramatically.

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Parsha-Perspectives-NEW
 

Posted on: November 28th, 2014

JudaismParsha

A person who truly feels that everything is a blessing from G-d will count his blessings and realize just how much he has.

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The Story of Jacob and Esau (2010) 11 x 19, bronze relief by Lynda Caspe. Courtesy Derfner Judaica Museum – Hebrew Home at Riverdale
 

Posted on: November 28th, 2014

JudaismParsha

Yaacov returns the stolen blessing of material wealth and physical might to Esav

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Rapps-Rabbi-Joshua-logo
 

Posted on: November 27th, 2014

JudaismParsha

The Jew, from the perspective of the name Yaakov, is dependent on the non-Jewish world. This can be seen today in the relationship between the State of Israel and the United States

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Taste-of-Lomdus-logo
 

Posted on: November 27th, 2014

JudaismParsha

Rashi in Shabbos 9b writes that the reason why the tefillah of Ma’ariv is a reshus is because it was instituted corresponding to the burning of the eimurim from the korbanos – which was performed at night.

The-Shmuz
 

Posted on: November 27th, 2014

JudaismParsha

It almost sounds as if Hashem is saying, “I have to keep Yaakov from getting too comfortable; otherwise he will forget Me. I can’t promise him sustenance because then he won’t need Me. He won’t write. He won’t call. He won’t love Me anymore.”

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Rabbi Avi Weiss, head of theYeshivat Chovevei Torah. Rabbi Asher Lopatin will be replacing him as head of the school.
 

Posted on: November 27th, 2014

JudaismParsha

Jacob cries, overcome by the knowledge that his great love for Rachel will end in unbearable pain.

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Vayeitzei_lecture
 

Posted on: November 27th, 2014

JudaismParshaThe 10 Minute Parsha

There's a perfect mirror between Jacob running away from Esav to when he reunites with his brother.

Dante's Vision of Rachel and Leah
 

Posted on: November 26th, 2014

JudaismParshaRedeeming Relevance / Rabbi Francis Nataf

Yitzhak called you Esav and you answered him, then he called you Yaakov and you also answered him!”

Rabbi Avi Weiss
 

Posted on: November 21st, 2014

JudaismParsha

Yitzchak thought the Jewish people needed dual leadership: Eisav the physical; Yaakov the spiritual

Weiss-112114-Sufganiot
 

Posted on: November 21st, 2014

JudaismParsha

According to the Sefer Yetzirah, the nature of the month of Kislev is sleep.

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Nimchinsky-112114-Learning
 

Posted on: November 21st, 2014

JudaismParsha

Not every child can live up to our hopes or expectations, but every child is loved by Hashem.

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Hertzberg-112114-Timing
 

Posted on: November 21st, 2014

JudaismParsha

Leaders must always pay attention to the importance of timing.

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