Leadership – Privilege or Responsibility? 5779

Leadership – Privilege or Responsibility? By Rabbi Jonathan Ziring  Former Sgan Rosh Beit Midrash (Toronto, 2015-18) Currently Ra”m at Yeshivat Migdal HaTorah, Modiin “And when the money gave out in the land of Egypt and in the land of Canaan, all the Egyptians...

Asara b’Tevet

Rabbi Menachem Leibtag Ram in Yeshivat Har Etzion Source sheets #1 Source sheets #2 Asara...

Vayigash

Rabbi Hanan Schlesinger Executive Director and Community Rabbinic Scholar of Dallas Kollel  .   We’ve all heard the expression “it takes one to know one”. Sometimes it is used to refer to what psychologists call projection. The meaning is that people who possess...

Go Home Slowly – 5777

Rabbi Gideon Weitzman Former Rosh Kollel in Kansas City (1999-2000) Head of the English Speaking Section of the “Puah” Institute   Go Home Slowly This week’s Parshah is laden with heavy emotions. Yosef and Yehudah face each other, first as enemies that...

Jacob – Revelations in the Night

Rav Avi Goldberg Former Rosh Kollel in Memphis (2008-2011) Currently teacher at “Himelfarb” high school in Jerusalem   Jacob – Revelations in the Night Jacob receives the amazing news –” וַיַּגִּדוּ לוֹ לֵאמֹר, עוֹד יוֹסֵף חַי”...

Yosef And His Brothers

The Torah commands us in Sefer Vayikra (19:18), “Do not take revenge from or bear a grudge against the people of your nation.” Rashi there explains the difference between these two terms – “nekama” and “netira” – through...