Recalculating Route 5779

Recalculating Route  Parashat Bechukotai By Hanoch Shalev Former Shaliach (Melbourne 2003-2004)  Currently Electo-optical System’s Technical Manager in Elbit   “If you will walk in my statutes: This is what is written (Psalms 119:59), “I considered...

A Healing for the Spirit 5779

A Healing for the Spirit Parashat Behar By Rabbi Eldad Zamir Former shaliach TMT Cape Town 1997 -1998,  Senior Instructor at the Nativ ’Giyur” program in the IDF In this week’s parasha we once again, find the commandment of keeping the Shabbat. In the last verse...

Rabbis are not for Funerals 5779

Rabbis are not for Funerals  Parshat Emor By Rav Hanan Schlesinger Former Shaliach in Boca Raton (1998-2000) Currently Director of International Relations, Roots/Shorashimה These days, one of the most common points of contact between Jews and rabbis is at funerals....

Parashat Kedoshim – Orlah and Goji Berries 5779

Parashat Kedoshim – Orlah and Goji Berries  By Rabbi Moshe Bloom Former Rosh Kollel (Warsaw, 2013-17) Currently Head of the English department at Machon HaTorah Ve’Haaretz, |the Institute for Torah and the Land of Israel “. “וְכִי תָבֹאוּ אֶל...

Pesach, education and the connection between them 5779

Pesach, education and the connection between them  By Aharon Willinger Former shaliach (Washington, 2016-17) Currently a student at Ariel University Shabbat Hagadol, the Great Shabbat, on which we read about Hayom Hagadol v’hanora – the great and awesome day – in the...

Who Will Heal The Tzara’at? 5779

 Who Will Heal The Tzara’at?   By Rabbi Binyamin Krausz Former Rosh Kollel (Perth, 2008 -12) Currently a teacher and educator in “Nativ” Our Parashah, “Tazria“, deals with two main issues. It begins with the laws of a woman who has given...

Preparing for the Geula 5779

 Preparing for the Geula  By Mordechai Hadad Former Shaliach in Montreal (2016-17) Currently a student in Ariel University As we get closer to Pesach, we prepare ourselves and our homes in various ways for the “festival of freedom”. The preparations that most quickly...

Thanksgiving – The idea Behind “Korban Todah” 5779

Thanksgiving – The idea Behind “Korban Todah” By By Gabi Raiss‏ Cape Town (2001-2) Currently Youth Director of the Chomat Shmuel neighborhood In this week’s parsha, “Tzav”, we learn about different sacrifices. one of them is called...

A message for Purim from the Rema 5779

A message for Purim from the Rema By Rav Hillel Van-Leeuwen  Head of Leadership Development The Mizrachi World Movement Rabbi Moshe Isserlis was an eminent Polish Ashkenazi rabbi, Rosh Yeshiva, philosopher, Talmudist and posek. The Rema was ordained Rabbi at the...