Tag Archives: Moshiach Tzidkeinu

Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Vayishlach 5777


vayishlach-5777 Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Vayishlach 5777 Shabbos: Challenge at Twilight and Receiving the Wealth of Shabbos Introduction In this week’s parashah the Torah relates how Yaakov encountered the angel of Esav and struggled with him. The Torah records that the angel … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Erev Shabbos Kodesh Vayeitzei 5777 Inspiration


After receiving a heavenly vision in a dream, Yaakov is prepared to continue on his journey to the Land of Lavan, his uncle and soon to be his nemesis. It is said (Bereishis 29:1), וַיִּשָּׂא יַעֲקֹב רַגְלָיו וַיֵּלֶךְ אַרְצָה בְנֵי … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Erev Shabbos Kodesh Chaye Sara 5777 Inspiration


The focus of this week’s parasha is the matchmaking between Yitzchak and Rivka, facilitated by Eliezer, Avraham’s faithful servant. Nonetheless, the onset of the parasha is connected to this matchmaking, albeit with a different spin. The Torah states that Sara … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Erev Shabbos Kodesh Bereishis 5777 Inspiration


The Torah commences with the story of creation. Light and darkness, heaven and earth, vegetation, animals and finally man is created. After all this grandeur, Adam and Chava sin, as the Serpent seduces Chava to eat from the Tree of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Ki Savo 5776


ki-savo-5776 new-stories-ki-savo-5776 Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Ki Savo 5776 Shabbos is Truly a Day of Joy Introduction The commentators grapple with the idea that Shabbos is a day of happiness, as we recite in Shemone Esrei yismichu vimalchuscha shomrei Shabbos vikorei … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Erev Shabbos Kodesh Naso Inspiration 5776


In this week’s parasha the Torah discusses the Sota, the adulteress woman, followed by the laws of a Nazir, one who takes a vow to abstain from wine and any grape derivatives. The Gemara (Sota 2a) states that the reason … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Bechukosai 5776


Bechukosai 5776 New Stories Bechukosai 5776 Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Bechukosai 5776 Casualness is not a way of Life for the Jewish People Introductionואם בזאת לא תשמעו לי והלכתם עמי בקרי, if despite this you will not heed Me, and you behave … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment