Rav Moshe Twersky zt”l On the Parsha

By Rabbi Yehoshua Berman והיה היום הזה לכם לזכרון The Sefer Ha’Chinuch says that some might wonder why Hashem gives us so many mitzvos that are...

Tipping The Scales Of Judgment

By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld The posuk tells us that Hashem said, “I hardened the heart of Pharaoh and the heart of his servants so I can judge them and punish them.” The...

Listen: Rav Yisroel Brog On Parshas Va’eira

The following shiur was delivered this week by Rav Yisroel Brog, rosh yeshiva of Yeshivas Tiferes Avigdor in Cleveland, Ohio on the topic of "Tapping...

Listen: Rav Mintz On Parshas Va’eira

Each week, Rav Chaim Mintz, Mashgiach of the Yeshiva of Staten Island and founder and head of Oorah Kiruv Rechokim, offers, via telephone, an insightful...

May A Shul Hire A Rabbi Who Is Ineligible For A Minyan?

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman While this question may seem a bit bizarre at first glance, it is a disturbingly germane question.  More and more, we...

Video: “The Fight Over The Wall” (Daf Yomi B’iyun)

The Fight Over The Wall from Real Clear Daf Daf Yomi B’iyun begins Baba Basra by exploring whether Mexico should pay for President Trump’s wall…no,...

Having Killed for the Big Three

By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld In this week’s parsha we find that the frogs in Mitzrayim were “moser nefesh” and ended up in the ovens of the Egyptians, thereby being killed in...

Listen: Rav Brog On Jessica, Jackie, Jarrod, and Dovi the Dog – The Importance...

The following shiur was delivered this week by Rav Yisroel Brog, rosh yeshiva of Yeshivas Tiferes Avigdor in Cleveland, Ohio on the topic of "Jessica,...

Listen: Rav Reisman On Parshas Shemos

The following is a shiur delivered by Harav Yisroel Reisman, rosh yeshiva of Yeshiva Torah Vodaas and mara d’asra of Agudath Israel of Madison. The...

Staying a Levi

By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld The Gemara in Sota, daf yud alef, amud bais describes the reward that was received by the midwives in Mitzrayim for not killing the Jewish male babies....