Shorts • 0 Comments
We are all one: Together we comprise a single organism whose various cells, limbs, and organs complement and complete one another.
Weekly Op-Ed • 4 Comments
Parshat Pinchas helps unravel the yichus dilemma – illuminating the balance between elitism & the masses; individuality and responsible leadership.
Essays • 0 Comments
The verses in Parshat Beha’alotecha specify two laws of the menorah corresponding to two visions of man provided by Rashi and Nachmanides.
Weekly Op-Ed •May 21st, 2009• 10 Comments
Like different musical notes in a large composition, each community, group or even individual, contributes his or her unique note.
Weekly Op-Ed •July 8th, 2006• 17 Comments
The value and significance of questions, opinions and feedback; and the time-old question whether parents should bequeath their wealth to their children.
Weekly Op-Ed •June 24th, 2006• 6 Comments
Learning Samech Vav while doing jury duty: Living a spiritual life in a material world means engaging and transforming life not just avoidance & insulation.
Weekly Op-Ed •July 30th, 2005• 2 Comments
The context behind waging war in Biblical historical events and the Torah’s perspective thereon, as seen in Parshat Matot in the Book of Numbers (Bamidbar).
Weekly Op-Ed •March 18th, 2004• 1 Comment
Find inspiration in Moses’ gathering the 600,000 Jews in Parshat Vayakhel to appreciate the great diversity within Judaism.
October 10th, 2002•
Armed with the retrospective wisdom derived from the lessons of history – we must ask ourselves: Have we learned something? Are we listening?