Weekly Op-Ed •Questions & Answers •April 21st, 2005• 0 Comments
In order to spiritually prepare for the Seder, one should ask himself a series of questions related to the four questions recited from the Haggada.
Weekly Op-Ed •April 14th, 2005• 9 Comments
In order to fully grasp the truth of this world, one must embrace both the orderliness of life and its paradoxes.
Weekly Op-Ed •Questions & Answers •April 7th, 2005• 25 Comments
Understanding the apparent abundance of violence and anger in the Torah requires one to gain deeper insight into its literal and symbolic dimensions.
Weekly Op-Ed •March 24th, 2005• 0 Comments
In part five of “Money and Spirituality,” the old economic paradigm is scrutinized in juxtaposition with the new economy of the Messianic Age.
Weekly Op-Ed • 0 Comments
In part four of “Money and Spirituality,” the true value of man is discussed, and the simultaneously socialist and capitalist approach of the Torah elucidated.
Weekly Op-Ed •January 27th, 2005• 0 Comments
Discover how the revelation at Mt. Sinai served as the blueprint for mankind’s freedom versus law and order.
Weekly Op-Ed •September 14th, 2004• 0 Comments
Rabbi Simon Jacobson extends his personal Rosh Hashana (New Year) blessings upon everyone, and discusses personal missions.
Weekly Op-Ed •July 15th, 2004• 0 Comments
Response to a provocative letter: ‘The feeling of “us” and “them” was an undercurrent in the interactions between FFB’s and BT’s or non-observant Jews’.
Weekly Op-Ed •June 10th, 2004• 1 Comment
Learning from President Ronald Reagan & the sin of the spies in Parshat Shelach: hope & confidence breeds confidence; self-doubt & fear demoralizes & taints
Weekly Op-Ed •May 27th, 2004• 9 Comments
Understanding tiferet (balance) in Parshat Nasoh: balance between spirit & matter; body & soul; and love (chesed) & discipline (gevurah) in relationships.