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Tuesday April 14th

The Hebrew Language: A Supreme Meaning

The Hebrew Language: A Supreme Meaning

Jewish Thinking - The Torah-Box Team

The Hebrew language is extremely significant in Judaism. Through this language, we recite blessings, prayers, and learn the Torah.

Monday April 13th

Rav Meshulam's Matzot

Rav Meshulam's Matzot

Passover - The Torah-Box Team

This story concerns one of the giants of previous generations, Rabbi Meshullam Igra zatsal.

Halacha: Chol Hamoed Customs a Jew Must Observe

Halacha: Chol Hamoed Customs a Jew Must Observe

Passover - The Torah-Box Team

The Rambam writes: "It is a positive Mitzvah of the Torah to be joyful, light-hearted and cheerful during Chol Hamoed.

I Never Wanted to Make Aliyah

I Never Wanted to Make Aliyah

Jewish Thinking - Lea NABET

I never really wanted to make Aliyah. Sure, I sometimes considered it after spending a summer in Israel, enjoying the separate beach facilities, eating a huge hamburger,...

Midrasha or University?

Midrasha or University?

4-minute video class given by Rav Avraham EDELSTEIN.

A Patient Whose Doctor Disconnected His Life Support Machine

A Patient Whose Doctor Disconnected His Life Support Machine

Jewish Thinking - The Torah-Box Team

In the book Vehigadeta, Rav Yaakov Galinsky shares a startling story: "One day when I was in a hospital, a doctor came to find me. He looked concerned and he asked to...

Sunday April 12th

Tzniut: Modesty Is Cherished by G-d

Tzniut: Modesty Is Cherished by G-d

7-minute video class given by Rebbetzin Tziporah Heller.

Story: On Board the Titanic

Story: On Board the Titanic

Jewish History - The Torah-Box Team

In 1910, Sam Aks, a native of Poland, emigrated to England where he married Leah Rosen. After their marriage, they lived in London for a while and then they decided to...

Why Do I Feel that G-d Is Not Listening to My Prayers?

Why Do I Feel that G-d Is Not Listening to My Prayers?

Jewish Thinking - The Torah-Box Team

Many Jews experience the feeling mentioned in this title. They pray and yet they feel that G-d is not listening to their prayers and that in fact, nothing has changed...

Friday April 10th

Passover: The Mouth That Speaks

Passover: The Mouth That Speaks

12-minute video class given by Rav Pesach SIEGEL.

The Missing Fifth – An extract from Rabbi Sacks’ Haggada

The Missing Fifth – An extract from Rabbi Sacks’ Haggada

Passover - Rabbi Lord Jonathan SACKS

Many commentators, among them the Vilna Gaon, have drawn attention to the influence of the number four in connection with the Haggadah. There are four fours: The...

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