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Posted on: January 16th, 2015
"I put to death and I bring to life, I strike down and I will heal."
Posted on: January 15th, 2015
It is exactly like that of an animal, with all of the passions and desires necessary to drive man though his daily existence.
The Brisker Rav suggests that the barad, in fact, only fell on people, animals, and vegetation.
The American Jew has forgotten his history. Not the simple stories of life in Europe. Rather, he lost the ability to relive time as part of his own I-awareness, that the past is a relevant part of me.
The plagues don't reveal a God of vengeance but of compassion; after each triplet Egypt can repent
Posted on: January 14th, 2015
Rabbi Fohrman asks about an interesting name of God and leads a whirlwind tour of modern cosmology
Moshe viewed his speech impediment as part of his core identity and his intrinsic human imperfection
Posted on: January 13th, 2015
But a rally has no effect on the terrorists themselves. In truth, it validates what they have done.
Posted on: January 12th, 2015
The midwifes rejecting Pharoah's command is the first recorded incident of civil disobedience
Posted on: January 9th, 2015
You know that you are strangers in a foreign land. You recognize that you stem from a different culture.
In reality, there is no such thing as an unimportant detail, an unimportant mitzvah.
Posted on: January 8th, 2015
Why is it necessary to perform an aveirah punishable by lashes in order to be deemed a legal rashah and be pasul l’eidus m’d’Oraisa?
You are up to the task of being the emissary of Hashem, if you choose to. However, the choice is yours.
How did their hatred toward the Jews make their own lives disgusting? It’s the Jews they hated, not themselves.
"He looked this way and that way" means Moses looked within to see whether he was Egyptian or Jewish
Posted on: January 7th, 2015
God wants man to maximize benefit from Creation only in ways that don’t compromise spiritual health
Rabbi Fohrman explores a midrash about God's names in this week's parsha
Posted on: January 2nd, 2015
“This is why I spoke about Shabbos,” he said. “I felt that if Hashem put this into my head right when I woke up, it was because this is what He wanted me to tell the world!”
Each individual has a unique set of qualities and skills. Some have more abilities and some less.
Posted on: January 1st, 2015
When Hashem made man, He created two worlds – this world and the World to Come. Each has its purpose.
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