Support Migdal Ohr by purchasing letters in the Torah Scroll that will be written in honor of Rabbi Grossman’s 70th Birthday.
Posted on: July 4th, 2014
Respect for basic human dignity is such a powerful concept that it overwhelms some areas of Jewish law.
Posted on: July 3rd, 2014
If it is not prohibited when there is a purpose for inflicting the tza’ar, why was Bilam chastised for tza’ar ba’alei chaim?
Moshe’s punishment described in the parsha is most tragic. He was chosen to redeem the people, he loved them dearly and personally sacrificed so much for them.
There are often two distinct perspectives of an event: the perspective from living in the moment, and the perspective of history.
The power of "positive campaigning;" Nothing quenches your soul's thirst like Torah.
Posted on: July 2nd, 2014
Hate and Love; Opposite sides of the coin of motivation.
Posted on: June 27th, 2014
After listening to the driver’s incredible story, Rabbi Levenstein asked him, “What about you? After seeing such a miracle why didn’t you became Torah observant?”
Posted on: June 26th, 2014
The rock doesn’t have needs, yet it listens to Hashem. How much more so should we, who have so many needs?
How can we be certain that any animal can be counted toward ma’asar beheimah when perhaps it is a treifah?
Scientific disciplines don’t ask "why", a metaphysical question. They ask "how does it function?”
What was the small act of Moshe talking to the rock meant to teach the people of Israel?
Posted on: June 25th, 2014
Leaders must be careful to subdue their ego. The cause is larger than the personal concerns of one person.
Posted on: June 20th, 2014
Known by all as a happy-go-lucky fellow, Yossel’s lackluster parnassah never got the better of him. His dejected-looking wife, however, hardly shared his simchas ha’chayim and Yossel would often attempt to cheer her with words of chizuk.
When it comes to passing on Jewishness we must follow the mother - for it is she who ensures it.
Although famous for his smile, Ike Eisenhower actually harbored a volcanic temper that he worked arduously to control.
Posted on: June 19th, 2014
Clearly, they were lacking in bitachon. Their faith in Hashem was deficient. But they weren’t guilty of speaking lashon hara.
This separation between Kohanim, Levi’im and Yisraelim obligates us to honor kohanim.
Is it possible for us to influence God?
Posted on: June 13th, 2014
Yehoshua knew that the outcome of the battles would depend not on military might, but on the spiritual strength of Klal Yisrael.
Twelve of the greatest leaders of the nation, one from each shevet, were dispatched to survey the land. The results of that mission were catastrophic.
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