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27 Av 5777 – August 18, 2017
20 Av 5777 – August 11, 2017
16 Av 5777 – August 7, 2017
13 Av 5777 – August 4, 2017

Authority In Israel

21 Tevet 5776 – January 1, 2016
How could he violate the sanctity of the holiest day of the year by carrying money and a staff on the day he knew to be Yom Kippur?

Stories Of The Dubno Maggid

17 Tevet 5776 – December 28, 2015
The Gaon Rabi Yaakov, known throughout Europe as the Dubno Maggid, was a brilliant orator and scholar. He was never at a loss for...

A Fortune Lost (Conclusion)

10 Tevet 5776 – December 21, 2015
The merchant realized he had done something wrong by nearly causing the holy rav to commit a sin, so he was crestfallen as he took the box and departed.

The Chasam Sofer

30 Kislev 5776 – December 11, 2015
The communal leader hesitated for a moment because the total amount was very large and what would he do if he found it impossible to pay later?

The Civil War Against The Maccabees

16 Kislev 5776 – November 27, 2015
Encouraged by those words, the judges ordered the slave to stand trial for murder.

Rav Yonason Eybeschutz

9 Kislev 5776 – November 20, 2015
By the time Yonason was four years old he already knew Sefer Bereshis by heart.

The Chofetz Chaim

5 Kislev 5776 – November 16, 2015
The farmer was amazed. “The great Chofetz Chaim! Just wait till I tell people in my village that I saw him. Tell me, where was he sitting?”

Despises A Liar

14 Heshvan 5776 – October 26, 2015
‘Look at that hypocrite; he does not have a kosher home. He eats treif, it is a mitzvah to complain about him to the government.’

The Honesty Of The Congregation

In front of all the people, the traveler gave the rav the money and he went away perfectly confident that his treasure was in good hands.

The Dynasty Of Mezerich

4 Heshvan 5776 – October 16, 2015
As the cantor began to chant the Eichah Rebbe Avraham began to wail bitterly, and then, putting his head between his knees, was silent.

Righteousness And Charity

30 Tishri 5776 – October 12, 2015
That fall he harvested the crops and stored them in a warehouse. He did this for seven years.

B’Yom Tzom Kippur

6 Tishri 5776 – September 18, 2015
Is There A Drunk In Here? One Yom Kippur Eve, as the sun began to set and the congregation prepared to say Kol Nidrei, everyone...

Days Of Awe

21 Elul 5775 – September 4, 2015
There lived in his time a Ukrainian Jew who had strayed from the path of Torah.

The Chofetz Chaim

14 Elul 5775 – August 28, 2015
The poor farmer was thunderstruck and mortified. He ran back to the Chofetz Chaim and fell on his knees before the tzaddik, his eyes filled with tears.

The Death Of Shimon HaTzaddik

7 Elul 5775 – August 21, 2015
“Every year when I do the service in the Kodesh HaKedashim I behold a figure, that of an old man – an angel – who is always dressed in white and who enters and leaves with me.

The Bread

The sages asked them, “Why are you unwilling to instruct others?”

Shimon HaTzaddik

30 Av 5775 – August 14, 2015
Shimon HaTzaddik was appalled that the young man had become a nazir knowing that his hair would be cut.

Never Embarrass A Person

22 Av 5775 – August 7, 2015
“Let us ask that gentleman to explain this difficult passage to us,” they said to one another.

The Importance Of Kiddush

Her deed found great favor in the eyes of the Almighty and He sent blessings on the work of her hands so that she became wealthy.

The Strong Belief In G-d

19 Av 5775 – August 3, 2015
On the third day, while waiting outside, they again heard a noise from the room.

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