Sunday 28 February 2021

Rabbi Moshe Targin on Purim – We are not living through a lottery?

Each name of a Jewish holiday is iconic. The name Pesach evokes the transformative sacrifice which launched our national liberation. The name Chanukah captures...

People of copper, people of gold – Tetzaveh – by Rabbi Dr Raymond Apple

Parashat T’tzaveh focusses on the Sanctuary and its appurtenances. The Sanctuary vessels were variegated and each had its own function. The Lubavitcher Rebbe used to...

Harav Chananya Yosef Eisenbach zt”l

The Jewish Weekly is saddened to announce the death of one of the great Roshei Yeshiva of Chabad, Rav Chananya Yosef Eisenbach zt"l. Born in...

Rabbi Taragin on Parshat Bo

Redemption was well under way as the entire country of Egypt had been ravaged by interminable calamities. Once a superpower capable of supporting the...

Ask Rabbi Schochet

To Vaccinate or Not To Vaccinate – It’s Still Not A Question Dear Rabbi I read with interest - and indeed with some concern - your...

Ask Rabbi Shochet about Charity, Corona and Choice

CHARITY OR DRUGS? Dear Rabbi On my way to work each morning I pass this panhandler who knows me already by sight because I drop a...

The Mechanism of Prayer

A Torah Bite for the Shabbat Table by Rabbi Ben Goodman Time is a funny thing.  Each day we...

HaGaon Rav Dovid Feinstein Zt”l

American Jewry mourns the passing of one of its Torah giants, Rav Dovid Feinstein. The son of Rav Moshe Feinstein zt"l and...

Ask Rabbi Schochet

THE HALACHA ON GRUDGES Dear Rabbi Is there ever any sense or justification for bearing a grudge? My wife and my sister-in-law haven’t spoken in months....

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