Jul. 29, 2016 | WHAT'S SO IMPORTANT ABOUT MORALITY?


“Pinchas, son of Elazar, son of Aaron the Priest … stood up from amidst the assembly and took a spear in his hand. He followed [them] into the tent and pierced them both … and the plague was halted from upon the children of Israel…”

“Behold! I give him My covenant of peace” (Numbers 25:7-12).

 
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Jul. 22, 2016 | HOW PLEASANT ARE YOUR TENTS, O JACOB


At a recent wedding, I saw an amazing sight. The groom was standing under the wedding canopy with his arm around his father’s waist. I was extremely moved.  

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Jul. 22, 2016 | "SEEK G-D WHEN HE CAN BE FOUND"


“Seek G-d when He can be found. Call upon Him when He is near” (Isaiah 55:6).

So begins the Haftarah reading from the Prophets we say at the afternoon prayer on fast days.  

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