Asara B’Teves, the 10th of Teves, commemorates the beginning of the siege of Jerusalem by the Babylonian ruler Nebuchadnezzar that ultimately culminated with the First Temple’s destruction on the 9th of Av the following year.
Ari Fuld uncovers and explores the real miracle and lessons of Chanukah.
Ari Fuld discusses: What are we celebrating on Passover and what are the lessons to be learned?
In the phrase I appear to be passive, but a deeper examination reveals that I am the active component: it is my active seeking of your grace that ingratiates me in you.
I beg you to ask yourself this question: Which sounds will ring in your children’s ears in the future when they think back to Pesach in their home? Will it be moans, groans, bitterness and complaints or will they remember the joyous sounds of an energized family eagerly preparing for a meaningful Yom Tov?
God will judge you on Yom Kippur based on how you interact, treat and judge other people.
On Rosh Hashanah, one is expected to plan a spiritual and behavioral road map for the entire year. So when one hears the shofar blow,the trip begins.
A many-layered day, central to Jewish history.
Chag Sameach-Happy Shavuout!
We have great difficulty accepting our role as Victor, rather than Victim. We apologize for how well our country functions, for our victories, and for our stubborn refusal to roll over and die.
Some history, some fun facts, some Halacha and... Next Year in Jerusalem
Rules, halachot, laws and history for Purim. Have a Happy Purim!