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?
Questions & Answers •Weekly Op-Ed •May 14th, 2003• 1 Comment
In part two of the answer to how one finds an authentic educator, Rabbi Simon Jacobson tells a personal story and discusses the shortcomings of modern education.
Weekly Op-Ed •April 3rd, 2003• 0 Comments
The Euphrates River has seen the rise and fall of man many times over, and plays a significant role in the ultimate redemption.
Weekly Op-Ed •March 27th, 2003• 0 Comments
The current state of the world, as examined through the lens of Babylon, can trace its roots to a fundamental religious and ideological conflict of ancient days.
Weekly Op-Ed •March 20th, 2003• 2 Comments
Part two of the previous week’s article, “Purim: Connect the Dots,” continues to explore the significance of current conflict in light of historical events.
Weekly Op-Ed •March 13th, 2003• 0 Comments
Parallels are drawn between the Purim of 2360 years ago and the Purims of the modern Persian Gulf Wars, and the ultimate significance of the Persian region is examined.
May 16th, 2002• Comments Off on Shavuot: Esau, Ishmael, & Sinai
G-d approached the nations of the world thousands of years ago and offered them the Torah before being accepted by the Israelites. What are the modern implications of this?