Archive for May, 2014

Shavu’ot 5774: Ruth, Jonathan Pollard and the Impact of Actions L’Shem Shemayim on Am Yisrael

May 27th, 2014

Shalom Friends; This week, our Shavuot vort is being sponsored by an anonymous donor L’ilui Nishmas for the Yahrtzeit of his grandfather Shmuel ben Binyomin Zev. To the anonymous donor and his family, many thanks for your sponsorship and your continued kindnesses. You can celebrate a Simcha — a birth, a Bar/Bat Mitzvah, a Chassuna […]

Parshat Naso 5774: Three Why’s of the Priestly Blessings

May 20th, 2014

Shalom Friends; This week, our Parshat HaShevua Naso is being sponsored anonymously in honor of the Bornstein family for all of their kindness and service to the RBS community. To our anonymous sponsor, many thanks for your sponsorship and your continued kindnesses. You can celebrate a Simcha — a birth, a Bar/Bat Mitzvah, a Chassuna […]

Parshat Bamidbar 5774: The Yissachar Zevulun Model and the Perils of Peer-Group Pressure

May 14th, 2014

Shalom Friends; This week, our Parshat HaShevua for Bamidbar is being sponsored by Binyamin and Tracy Skriloff of Ramat Beit Shemesh in the merit of Am Yisrael. To the Skriloff family, many thanks for your sponsorship and your continued kindnesses. You can celebrate a Simcha — a birth, a Bar/Bat Mitzvah, a Chassuna or other […]

Parshat Bechukotai 5774: The Tochochah and Sincere, True National Contrition

May 6th, 2014

Shalom Friends; This week, our Parshat HaShevua Bechukotai is being sponsored by Avraham and Miriam Deutsch of Efrat in commemoration of the Yahrtzeit of Avraham’s parents, Mordechai ben Avraham Aba and Sarah Reetza Bat Tzion bat Avraham Yaakov. The Yahrtzeit of Avraham’s Dad is on Yud Tess Iyar. To the Deutsch family, many thanks for […]