Keeping the Light on For You

By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld I recently saw a great story that Rabbi Yechiel Michel Stern recounted. We can learn some mussar and a halacha from it so it is worthwhile sharing...

Rav Avigdor Miller on Avoiding Glatt Kosher Restaurants 

Is there anything wrong with a yeshiva bochur going out to a restaurant to eat lunch or supper? Rav Miller: I must tell you this. If...

Keeping the Light on For You

By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld I recently saw a great story that Rav Yechiel Michel Stern recounted. We can learn some mussar and a halacha from it so it is worthwhile sharing it here.  A...

Rav Moshe Twersky Hy”d On the Parsha

By Rabbi Yehoshua Berman בארצם לא תנחל וחלק לא יהיה לך בתוכם    יח:כ         The Rambam counts two separate lavin (based on the Sifri): that Shevet Levi is not allowed to take a nachalah (portion...

Growing In Emunah – A Rendezvous With Hashem

By Rabbi Yechezkel Spanglet       Last week we spoke about bris avos. At Har Sinai, over 400 years later, the bris avos became a bris...

Any Dispute For The Sake Of Heaven

By Rabbi Eliyahu Safran Two couples, both new parents, enjoyed a rare evening out.  They naturally spoke about parenthood, with its many joys and challenges. ...

“Fake News” Propaganda By Any Other Name …

By Rabbi Eliyahu Safran   I have faith in the people.  They will not consent to disunion.  Let them know the truth, and the country is safe.             - Abraham...

Rabbi Gordimer on Parshas Shelach

By Rabbi Avrohom Gordimer Rashi’s commentary on Parshas Shelach commences with the well-known words of Medrash Tanchuma: “Why does the story of the Meraglim (the...