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What Caused Tropical Storm Harvey?

The disaster has unfolded on an epic scale, with the nation’s fourth-largest city mostly paralyzed by the storm that parked itself over the Gulf Coast.

Are Our Leaders Human?

If we place our leaders on the highest pedestal, often we are discouraged to try to emulate them.

What Really Happened In Charlottesville

There has been very little media coverage of the actual events, and there are many unanswered questions.

Solar Eclipse

Of the travesties listed in the Gemara the one that is most obviously becoming more rampant is mishkav zachor.

Longing for Yerushalaim

Hashem created this world and placed man in it, so that he could take his physical part and elevate it using his spiritual part.

A Time Of Comfort

If you can't control your mouth, then you don't deserve to be a part of the community, and hence your abode is out­side the camps of Israel.

Menachem Av

Hashem wants us to realize that we are not in control of Har Habayis, and this should disturb us.

Good Vs. Evil

Anyway he gave it a try and got in the car and sure enough… the car started! He was surprised and asked the old man, how did you know what to do?

Is The Kosel A Holy Place?

Perhaps the reason this conflict erupted was for the purpose of reminding us that the Kosel is a holy sanctified place, which must be treated as such.

Lessons On Responsibility From Sichon And Og

There is an obvious question about this story. Why would Sichon and Og wage war with Klal Yisrael?

The Duality Of Being Jewish

To say that this respect for all people is vitally lacking amongst many of our Jewish brothers and sisters is an understatement.

The Power of Kedusha

Hashem told Moshe that the miracle of the staffs would remove the complaint that Bnei Yisrael still had.

Fake News

They saw extremely large fruit and interpreted that to mean that just as the fruit are extreme and strange so to are the inhabitants. This was a misconception and a misinterpretation of the facts.

The Purpose Of Terror

Given the potential for kaparah, we must understand how to properly utilize this time of Bein Hametzarim, which begins in a month’s time.

The Uniqueness Of Our People

Jews today are quick to judge others and to label them as frum or not frum, acceptable or unacceptable, kosher or treif. We merely observe their outer layer without understanding who they really are.

Trump At The Western Wall

When the nations of the world will see Hashem saving his children, His nation, they will see that there is a Borei Olam who runs the world.

Is Jerusalem Our Capital?

Jews witnessed the ten makkos defy every natural law and decimate their oppressors. How could they still be sinking lower in tumah after witnessing this?

The Jewish State

We are in Eretz Yisrael before the building of the Beis Hamikdash. Why are we repeating the same mistake three thousand years later?

Shemini: Why Did God Reject Nadav and Avihu

This week's parsha discusses the sudden and disturbing death of two of Aharon's sons, Nadav and Avihu

The Iron Crucible of Egypt

Instead of commending this righteous individual for his proper ethical standards, he has been attacked by the left wing media!

“Holier than Thou” Chumras – A Cause For Concern

Our sages write that one of the reasons the second Beit Hamikdash was destroyed was because of blind hatred.

Time For Geulah

How can we say that we are waiting for Mashiach in any month other than Nissan?

What Have You Done For Me Lately?

In recognition of the good that was performed in the past we reward this dog with the meat of the animal that he did not protect.

Rashi’s Prediction

The UN condemns Israel on a constant basis for crimes it has not committed, and continually attempts to recognize the Palestinian claim to the land (with the exception to the Trump administration as we will shortly discuss).

The Megillah Of 5777

Donald Trump’s election was a complete surprise to many. In fact every poll predicted that he would lose. How were they all so wrong?

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