Questions & Answers • 0 Comments
A profound but clear elucidation of Judaism’s view on judgmentalism and standards of expectation.
Essays • 0 Comments
Purim celebrates the salvation of a singular people: Torah, the festivals, circumcision and tefillin are symbols of Jewish uniqueness.
With their joy the Jews rejected their uniqueness as a nation under the special protection of G-d. To save the Jews Esther knew they had to reconnect to G-d
Chanukah is commemorated with oil. On Purim we celebrate with wine.
Weekly Op-Ed •June 17th, 2006• 47 Comments
Undoubtedly education of the young is the key to preserving spiritual identity. Today, nothing less than a revolution is necessary in our education systems.
Weekly Op-Ed •August 6th, 2005• 0 Comments
From our enemies we learn our weaknesses and what needs protection. From Al Qaeda’s new print-Internet magazine we learn about our own passion for Israel.
December 25th, 2003• 1 Comment
The power of Yud-Tes Kislev: two events on the same day 205 years apart – the Alter Rebbe’s release from prison & Saddam Hussein’s capture. The connection?