Archive for February, 2018

Aleinu L’Shabeiyach: “Our Duty” — Mission Statement or Afterthought?

February 18th, 2018

Aleinu L’Shabeiyach: “Our Duty” — Mission Statement or Afterthought? by Moshe Burt This Chabura is dedicated to my Dad, Me’ir ben Shabtai, Of Blessed Memory upon his first Yarhtzeit, and to my Mother, Chaya bat Zalman, Of Blessed Memory whose third Yarhtzeit is on Isru Chag Pesach. I want to express Hakarat HaTov to Rabbi […]

Parshat Tetzaveh 5778: The Iron Crucible and Pure, Beaten Olive Oil

February 16th, 2018

Shalom Friends; This week, our Parshat HaShevua, Parshat Tetzaveh is dedicated Lilui Nishmas for the first Yahrtziet of My Father: Me’ir ben Shabtai who was niftar on 9 Adar 5777. You can celebrate a Simcha — a birth, a Bar/Bat Mitzvah, a Chassuna or other Simcha event in your life, or commemorate a Yahrtzeit of […]

Parshat Terumah 5778: The “Crown of a Good Name” and Sanctification of Our National and Private Lives

February 10th, 2018

Shalom Friends; This week, our Parshat HaShevua, Parsha Terumah is being sponsored anonymously in honor of all of the Chesed done by the Bornstein family . To the anonymous sponsor and family, blessings and many thanks for your sponsorship and for your continued kindnesses. You can celebrate a Simcha — a birth, a Bar/Bat Mitzvah, […]

Parshat Mishpatim 5778: Timely, Fair, Unbiased Hearing of Both Sides of Litigation to Gain Truth in Judicial Judgement

February 3rd, 2018

Shalom Friends; This week, our Parshat HaShevua, Parsha Mishpatim is being sponsored by Baruch and Yaffa Swinkin and family of Ramat Beit Shemesh dedicated lilui nishmas for Baruch’s grandfather Micha’el ben Yaakov.. To the Swinkin family, many thanks for your sponsorship and for your continued kindnesses. You can celebrate a Simcha — a birth, a […]