Archive for February, 2015

Parshat Ki Tisa 5775: Rising Above Differences for the Sake of The Almighty

February 28th, 2015

Shalom Friends; This week, our Parshat HaShevua, Parshat Ki Tisa is being sponsored by Tzvi and Shari Gherman of Ramat Beit Shemesh in honor of their son Aharon Laib Shalom’s Bar Mitzvah. To the Gherman family, many thanks for your sponsorship and for your continued kindnesses. You can celebrate a Simcha — a birth, a […]

Purim 5775: Shabbos, the Tree and the Spoils

February 28th, 2015

Shalom Friends; Our Purim vort is being sponsored by Dov & Lauren Greenberg and family of Ramat Beit Shemesh in honor of their daughter Shayna’s upcoming Bat Mitzvah on the 28th of Adar. To the Greenberg family, many thanks for your sponsorship and for your continued kindnesses. You can celebrate a Simcha — a birth, […]

Why I am Endorsing and Voting Yachad on 17 March, 2015

February 22nd, 2015

Dear Friends; Most of you who know me here in Eretz Yisrael know me to be outspoken on many issues affecting Am Yisrael, Torah, our Divine right and legacy to, and sovereignty in Eretz Yisrael. In all of my years of following modern history, events, eras in Israel, I have found no other political entity, […]

Parshat Tetzaveh 5775: Why No Mention of Moshe?

February 21st, 2015

Shalom Friends; This week, our Parshat HaShevua, Parshat Tetzaveh is being sponsored by Ayton & Ayelet Lefkowitz and family of Ramat Beit Shemesh to honor the memory of Ayton’s grandmothers: Chana Michla bas Zeev Yitzchak and Miriam bas Avraham, both of blessed memory. To the Lefkowitz family, many thanks for your sponsorship and for your […]

Parshat Terumah 5775: Pure Motivation and it’s Value in One’s Actions

February 14th, 2015

Shalom Friends; This week, our Parshat HaShevua Terumah is being sponsored anonymously Lilui Nishmas HaRav Yehuda Leib ben HaRav Moshe Shimon HaKohen and Miriam bat Reb Menachem Mendel and Reb Avraham Zev ben Reb Shlomo and Sima bat Reb Avraham. To our anonymous sponsor, many thanks for your sponsorship and your continued kindnesses. You can […]

Parshat Mishpatim 5775: Honesty and Morality, Modesty: Keys to Justice and Purity of Judgement Toward Our Fellow Jews

February 7th, 2015

Shalom Friends; This week, our Parshat HaShevua Mishpatim is being sponsored by Paul and Suzanne Bregman of Ottawa, Ontario Lilui Nismas to honor the memory of Suzanne’s sister, Malka bat Avraham. To the Bregman and Schaefer families, many thanks for your sponsorship and for your continued kindnesses. You can celebrate a Simcha — a birth, […]

URGENT: Arabs and OUR Children at Bus Stops

February 2nd, 2015

Yesterday, after leaving Kupat Cholim Macabee in the Ramat Beit Shemesh “aleph” shopping mall, around 4:45 PM, I encountered a situation which could have turned dangerous for some young school children waiting for the 19 bus to take them home to RBS “Gimmel.” As I walked up the road (which leads to Ramat Shilo), passing […]