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A Diamond With A Flaw

The avodah (service) of the kohen gadol is vital and highly sensitive; the world’s very existence depends on it.

Mitzvas Megillah

This was a spontaneous act of rest after the miracle of vanquishing their respective foes. The following year they celebrated on the same days as a minhag.

The Soft Call Of The Priestly Bells

In holy places it's important to maintain a level of silence permitting people to dialogue with God

Aleph Beta: Tetzaveh: Angels In the Tabernacle Part II‏

How the 3 partitions of the mishkan each relate to a layer of creation, aiding our connection to God

Redeeming Relevance in the Weekly Parsha: Tetzaveh

What about the Temple service required God to intervene commanding Aaron what he needed to wear?

Torat Hakehillah

An open miracle occurred before our very eyes… the scheduled demonstration turned into a resounding celebration.

Aleph Beta: Terumah: Angels In the Tabernacle?‏

The keruvim, or cherubs, appear in the tabernacle in three different places. What is their meaning?

Balancing Bitachon And Hishtadlus

While it may appear that man is in charge, Hashem orchestrates every activity on the planet

The Homeless Solution

Man feels vulnerable, exposed, even when he considers himself a great being.

Building The Third Beis Hamikdash

The Aruch Laner asks: How can Rashi say that the third Beis Hamikdash will descend as fire from heaven when every Jew prays several times a day for the rebuilding of the Beis Hamikdash?

Redeeming Relevance on the Weekly Parsha: Terumah

The notion of duality is paradoxically a very important part of God’s unity.

Parshat Mishpatim

The Torah presents us with a model of how to effect change in a sustainable way.

When Little Is Big

Just having basic emunah during these times of great spiritual challenges is inestimable in Hashem's eyes.

Revealing G-d

The month of Adar is the month of joy. It’s the time when we reaccepted the Torah.

Shabbos Mevorchim Adar

Hashem placed Esther in the right setting at the right time.

Parasha Mishpatim: Israel’s View of the World and of Itself

Judaism's moral law, intended to give meaning to life, is violated most when the weak are abused

Forces Of The Upper World

Hashem placed this world at man’s disposal. In a real sense, man is the steward of Creation.

Do Unto Others As…

Perhaps Hillel based his opinion on the original conversion that took place at Mount Sinai and described in Mishpatim.

Too Guilty

The Ohr Hachayim rules that one may not manipulate the system; rather he must state his opinion as he see the ruling in the case; not as he would like the outcome of the verdict to become.

Looking At The Commandments Horizontally

A 3rd option: No demarcation between bein adam laMakom & bein adam lechaveiro; they're complementary

Aleph Beta: Mishpatim: Did Our History Become Laws?

Be Forewarned: Rabbi Fohrman on our forefathers and foremothers forming the law.

Redeeming Relevance: Mishpatim

"Hamas" means "violent," via undue human pressure on a process not meant to be controlled by humans

Speaking To Beis Yaakov

Matan Torah is when, as Rashi puts it, Heavens and Heavens of Heavens came down to earth, when Hashem revealed himself “panim el panim, face to face” to forge an intimate connection with His chosen people, and through them the entire world.

Shabbos: A Day With Hashem It’s A Done Deal!

How is it possible to finish all my work in six days?

A Father’s Responsibilities

He suggests that the general admonition only dictates that a father may not actively enable his son to perform an aveirah.

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