Archive for September, 2015

Simchat Torah 5776: Bonding with Hashem, and Meriting Moshe’s V’zos HaBracha

September 30th, 2015

Shalom Friends; Our Simchat Torah vort is being sponsored by Simon and Aliza Baum and family of Ramat Beit Shemesh who dedicate this vort Lilui Nishmas in honor of Simon’s Mother: Chaya Miriam Bas Boruch. To the Baum family, many thanks for your sponsorship and your continued kindnesses. You can celebrate a Simcha — a […]

Aleinu 5776: Powerful Thoughts to Take Into the New Year

September 25th, 2015

Aleinu 5776: Powerful Thoughts to Take Into the New Year by Moshe Burt It seems that Rabbis Asher Baruch Wegbreit, Emanuel Feldman and Shimon Pincus are not the only ones who have expressed thoughts on Aleinu in articles and S’forim. Recently, while in Shul, this author picked up the Sefer “The How and Why of […]

Succot 5776: Personal and Collective Kavanah in Prayer — Are Our Tefillot Worthy of Our Distinction?

September 25th, 2015

Shalom Friends; Our Succot vort is being sponsored by Haim and Danit Kalb and family of Ramat Beit Shemesh to Lilui Nishmas the Yahrtzeit of Haim’s Grandfather Efraim ben R’ Mordechai. To the Kalb family, many thanks for your sponsorship and for your continued kindnesses. You can celebrate a Simcha — a birth, a Bar/Bat […]

Parshat Ha’azinu 5776: Our Obligations and Responsibilities and Hashem’s Clouds of Glory

September 19th, 2015

Shalom Friends; This week, our Parshat HaShevua is being sponsored by Dr. Eliyahu and Shuli Gherman of Ramat Beit Shemesh to commemorate Eliyahu’s Bar Mitzvah parsha — Ha’azinu. To Mishpochat Gherman, many thanks for your sponsorship and your continued kindnesses. You can celebrate a Simcha — a birth, a Bar/Bat Mitzvah, a Chassuna or other […]

Yom Kippur 5776: The Ketores, the Galbanim and the Unity of Am Yisrael as Hashem’s Kohanim to the Nations

September 19th, 2015

Shalom Friends; Our Yom Kippur vort is being sponsored by Yossie and Elisheva Schulman of Ramat Beit Shemesh. To Yossie, Elisheva and the Schulman family, may you all be inscribed and sealed for only simcha, success, good health, nachas from your children, and only good things in the year to come and to at least […]

Parshat Vayeilech 5776: Internalizing the Message of Hakhel During the Ten Days of Teshuvah

September 12th, 2015

Shalom Friends; Our Parshat HaShevua Vayeilech is being sponsored by Nachum and Michal Kligman of Ramat Beit Shemesh in thanks to Hakadosh Baruch Hu for all the Blessings He has given us. To the Kligman family, many thanks for your continued kindnesses. May you know only simcha, success, good health, nachas from your children, and […]

Rosh Hashanah 5776: Aleinu; Not Just a Once-a-Year Rite

September 7th, 2015

Shalom Friends; Our Rosh Hashana 5776 Vort is being sponsored by Avraham and Miriam Deutsch of Efrat who wish Zahal and Kol Am Yisrael L’Shana Tova! To the Deutsch family, many thanks for your continued kindnesses. Avraham and Miriam, may you know only simcha, success, good health, nachas from your children, and only good things […]

Parshat Nitzavim 5775: The Closeness of Torah and Jewish Collective, Unified Responsibility

September 5th, 2015

Shalom Friends; Our Parshat HaShevua Nitzavim is being sponsored by Ari and Aliza Rosenstein and family of Ramat Beit Shemesh and dedicated Lilui Nishmas in memory of Aliza’s Mother, Anne Samson A’H: Rochel Rivka bat Mattityahu HaKohen. To the Rosenstein family, many thanks for your sponsorship and continued kindnesses. Moshe Burt olehchadash@yahoo.com skype: mark.burt3 *********************************************** […]