To all my blogger colleagues in America: if you want to complain about things in Israel, at least come live here, and play your part in the building.
Without Eretz Yisrael, the Torah is a shrunken, truncated, mini-version of the complete Torah of Eretz Yisrael.
The previous two redemptions began when the Jews were very deficient in mitzvah observance.
“How can we sing the Lord’s song in a foreign land?” King David asks. The answer is that we can’t.
By sitting in a Netanyahu-led government the Jewish Home would be an accomplice to the theft of the Land of Israel.
The novel, Tevye in the Promised Land, won the Israel Ministry of Education Award for Creativity and Jewish Culture.
Don’t cast your vote for a party that condemns Torah values and honest and dedicated people who have led the way in the education of our youth and the settlement of Eretz Yisrael.
Rashi informs us that 80 percent of the Jews in Egypt were stricken to death during the plague of darkness because they didn’t want to leave the cesspools of Egypt and go to the Land flowing with milk and honey.
The meaning of the Exodus is that Hashem chose the Jewish people to be His special Holy nation.
The darkness of materialism is so great, who can fight against it?
We don’t want to rule over the goyim. We are to be their teachers, that’s all.
The only thing preventing it from becoming a reality is the tragic fact that so many Orthodox Jews prefer living in the Diaspora.
Our sages teach it was the women of Israel that saved the nation from Egypt.
A discussion of various practices related to the shovavim period.
Mount Sinai was to be a temporary stopover to pick up the Torah, but the goal of the Exodus was to bring the Jews to Israel.
It’s time for the Jews of America to get out of the country with their money while they can.
According to Kabbalah, the period of "Shovavim" is especially conducive to rectifying sexual transgressions.
The history of January 1st should make Jews think twice before they celebrate New Year’s and take part in its heathen festivities.
How can the Jews of the Diaspora put up with it?
In galut, wee become possessed by the foreign lands and cultures where we live.
If you think that living in a Xtrian land doesn’t affect you at all, it’s because your brain has been so saturated with dreams of white Christmases.
Each individual Jew should put his life in line with the goal of Clal Israel and not just live a private, ritual Judaism, practicing personal precepts, stripped of our national essence.
Jewish life changes when we are in Galut. Not only does our Clalli soul disappear, but every detail of our life is affected.
Thriving and prospering, materially and even spiritually in galut, with an abundance of Torah learning and observance, is nevertheless defined by the Torah, our Prophets and Sages, as death.
By and large, American Jews are not really waiting for Mashiach to come.