web analytics
October 1, 2014 / 7 Tishri, 5775
At a Glance
Media
Sponsored Post
Meir Panim with Soldiers 5774 Roundup: Year of Relief and Service for Israel’s Needy

Meir Panim implements programs that serve Israel’s neediest populations with respect and dignity. Meir Panim also coordinated care packages for families in the South during the Gaza War.



Home » Media

The Same Old Obstacles: Parshat Balak


It’s the same old story, as old as Scripture. Only the names have been changed: Do whatever needs to be done, and say whatever needs to be said, in order to attain this single goal: Keep the Jews out of the land of Israel, where, G-d forbid, they made do some good in the world! What was true for Bilaam  and Balak  of yore is true for all the strange bedfellows of today, who join forces in an ever increasingly desperate attempt to stop Israel from reintroducing G-d’s immanence into the world.


About the Author: Rabbi Chaim Richman is director of the International Department of the Temple Institute.


If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page.

Our comments section is intended for meaningful responses and debates in a civilized manner. We ask that you respect the fact that we are a religious Jewish website and avoid inappropriate language at all cost.

If you promote any foreign religions, gods or messiahs, lies about Israel, anti-Semitism, or advocate violence (except against terrorists), your permission to comment may be revoked.

No Responses to “The Same Old Obstacles: Parshat Balak”

SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend

Current Top Story
Peace partners for hate: Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas (R) and chief negotiator Saeb Erekat.
PA Chief Negotiator Compares Netanyahu with ISIS
Latest Tv Stories

Yishai talks about Israel’s newest submarine along and the history of the navy along with the rise of ISIS in the Middle East


Yishai talks about Abbas’ hateful speech at the UN along with looking at the sad reality on hate in the Middle East. He moves on to talk about a woman killed on the way to an appointment at a fertility clinic and how she saved five lives and ends talking about French Jews and a Jewish community slated for destruction.

A group of people try traditional (Ashkenazi) kosher foods for the first time…

The halachic question of one day or two in Eretz Yisrael (we keep two) is an interesting one. The video discusses the history and halachic arguments of how this developed.

There were so many good music videos for Rosh Hashana, I decided I couldn’t pick just one…

Corey Gil-Shuster asks Israeli-Arabs if they would serve in the IDF service or do National Service. Some of the answers will surprise you (and some won’t).

If you ever wondered how antisemitism and BDS gain ground in American universities, then watch this video, where in the space of just an hour, on Sept 11th too, a dozen ignorant American college students sign a petition to support ISIS. Well, that explains a lot. (On the plus side, there were a lot of […]

Yishai is joined by jazz great Daniel Zamir to talk about bringing jazz and spirituality to audiences around the world.

Yishai is joined by Isi Leibler who served as president of the Executive Council of Australian Jewry and Chairman of the Governing Board of the World Jewish Congress to talk about a recent article where Leibler states that while a two-state solution might not be feasible right now, it should not be abandoned.

We’re sharing with you a video from Gary’s Deli which just opened up in Efrat…

Yishai is joined by Land of Israel guide and Bible teacher Meir Eisenman to talk about a recent Knesset tour given around Eastern Jerusalem.

More Articles from Rabbi Chaim Richman
Richman-072712

This year, as Israel observes the traditional period of national mourning for the destruction of the Beis HaMikdash on Tisha B’Av, it has again been revealed that the Islamic Waqf is carrying out unsupervised work at the Temple Mount, potentially causing irrevocable damage to Judaism’s holiest site.

Richman-032312

The study of Jewish history teaches us that throughout the ages, numerous edicts and decrees have prevented the practice of Jewish traditions and religious observance. Yet it has gone almost completely unnoticed that in recent weeks, Jewish rights and freedoms in the Land of Israel, of all places, have once again come under attack.

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/videos/the-same-old-obstacles-parshat-balak/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: