Archive for October, 2013

Parshat Vayeitzei 5774: The Descent and Fall of a Nation’s Malach

October 31st, 2013

Shalom Friends; This week, our Parshat HaShevua, Parshat Vayeitzei is being sponsored by Rabbi Peretz and Lea Gold of Ramat Beit Shemesh to commemorate their grandson Yaakov Lesnik’s Bar Mitzvah. To the Gold famiily, many thanks for your sponsorship and your continued kindnesses. You can celebrate a Simcha — a birth, a Bar/Bat Mitzvah, a […]

Parshat Toldos 5774: “When You are Aggrieved” — If the Jews Stray from Torah and Hashem’s Ways? Updated.

October 26th, 2013

Shalom Friends; This week, our Parshat HaShevua Toldos is being sponsored by Daniel and Amy Michaels of Ramat Beit Shemesh in memory of Daniel’s Mother, Ora bat Avraham Naftali. To Mishpochat Michaels, many thanks for your sponsorship and your continued kindnesses. You can celebrate a Simcha — a birth, a Bar/Bat Mitzvah, a Chassuna or […]

Parshat Chayei Sarah 5774: Sarah Imeinu, Passing the Torch and Ma’arot Hamachpela as Sarah’s Burial Place

October 16th, 2013

Shalom Friends; Our Parshat HaShevua this week is being sponsored jointly by Dr. David & Tamar Kallus and family and Rabbi Rafael and Vivianne Willig of Ramat Beit Shemesh. To the Kallus and Willig families, many thanks for your sponsorship and for your continued kindnesses. You can celebrate a Simcha — a birth, a Bar/Bat […]

American Senior Citizens Living in Israel: “Americans Held Hostage by Obamacare Blues”??

October 14th, 2013

Parshat Vayeira 5774: Avraham and Bikur Cholim, Hachnasat Orchim and Tefillot, vs Israel and Chutz L’Aretz in Our Times

October 12th, 2013

Shalom Friends; This week, our Parshat HaShevua for Vayeira is being sponsored by Steven and Debra Glanz of Ramat Beit Shemesh who wish their children Hotslocha this year in all of their endeavors. To the Glanz family, many thanks for your sponsorship and your continued kindnesses. You can celebrate a Simcha — a birth, a […]

Currency Changers NOT Accepting US$ Checks: Why NO advance notice by RBS Changers??

October 2nd, 2013

Moshe Burt I made a startling discovery today when I called my currency changer to find out what the Sha’ar HaTzig was today so as to guesstimate what I thought I’d be getting on Thursday in my US$ check currency change transaction. I was told that ALL Currency Changers in RBS, and throughout Israel had […]

Parshat Lech Lecha 5774: The Impropriety of Coercing Stringencies onto Others

October 2nd, 2013

Shalom Friends; This week, our Parshat HaShevua — Parshat Lech Lecha is being sponsored by an Annonymous sponsor L’zchut (in honor of) Jonathan Pollard — Yehonaton ben Malka. To the sponsor, many thanks for your sponsorship and your continued your kindnesses. You can celebrate a Simcha — a birth, a Bar/Bat Mitzvah, a Chassuna or […]