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Thirty-Six Little-Known Admirers of Rabbi Meir Kahane

17 Heshvan 5777 – November 18, 2016
In honor of Rabbi Kahane’s 26th yartzheit, let the truth be told.

A Nation Of Kreplach

2 Heshvan 5773 – October 17, 2012
Hoshana Rabbah is, according to tradition, the day the judgment of Yom Kippur is sealed and finalized. There are some changes in the morning prayers. We circle the bima seven times with our lulav and esrog and then we put them down and take five aravos and beat them on the synagogue floor as if to say, “These are being beaten instead of me.”

Therefore Give Honor To Your Nation

19 Tishri 5773 – October 4, 2012
You know, it’s amazing. Here we stand before the Heavenly Judge, asking for a year of health for our families and for the nation plus everything else good. That’s what judgment day is for all of us. The unique text of the liturgy for the High Holy Days begins with the daily Ata Kadosh – You are holy…and “holy ones [that’s us] praise you daily.”

Today’s Israeli: A Charming New Breed

12 Elul 5772 – August 29, 2012
In Israel today there is a new generation whose members may not be outwardly observant but who are intrinsically religious and have the utmost respect for the Torah and its scholars.

Renewing The Face Of The Earth

14 Av 5772 – August 1, 2012
I sleep every Tisha B’Av night on a narrow cushion in front of the Me’aras HaMachpelah in Hebron. I do this because the following chiddush came to me many years ago: When the spies went to Israel, the pasuk says “vayavo ad Chevron” – “and he came until Hebron.” He instead of they. Rashi says only Calev ben Yefuneh went to Hebron, to pray to Avraham Avinu that he not fall for the plan of the spies.

Letters To The Editor

22 Tammuz 5772 – July 11, 2012
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Psalms, Scuds And Shamir

16 Tammuz 5772 – July 5, 2012
Let me tell you how special it is to live in Eretz Yisrael. The other day I decided it was time for me to say the entire Book of Psalms – Tehillim. I’m the father of ten children and fifteen grandchildren (b’li ayin hara), so the power of Tehillim is where I turn, for my family’s needs.

My Pleasant Dreams – 851 Of Them

2 Tammuz 5772 – June 21, 2012
Prior to the Knesset vote on the Regulation Law, which was defeated on June 6, I visited the protest tent where people were on a hunger strike and I realized we are again going through what we went through in the days before the destruction of Gush Katif.

Of Comas, Mild And Serious

17 Sivan 5772 – June 6, 2012
Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak recently suggested that Israelis are in a “coma” and unless “unilateral disengagement” is implemented now from Judea and Samaria, it will be too late for a peace agreement once they awaken.

The Holiest Week Of The Omer

17 Iyyar 5772 – May 9, 2012
My father had gone to the hospital to get a simple procedure to clear the arteries. The procedure failed and the doctor made a terrible mistake in what he did next. The botched effort caused my dad to have not one but two heart attacks.

Where Is The Tzaddik? Look In The Mirror!

4 Iyyar 5772 – April 25, 2012
I’d like to offer the following question: At the Pesach Seder we read about the four sons – the wise, the wicked, the simple and the one who does not know how to ask – but where is the righteous son, the tzaddik?

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