בס"ד
Dec 08 2016, Kislev 8, 5777
Torah reading: Vayetzei

KABBALAH & CHASSIDUS

the cosmos

The One

An elucidation of G-d’s unity as expounded in chassidic thought. Read more

INSPIRATION

JEWISH PRACTICE

ASK THE RABBI

When one goes up a ladder, they must assure that they are secure on the lower rung before they go to a higher rung. So too, must be done in the service of the Almighty. Before one attempts to reach lofty levels, their present standing must be secured.

JEWISH PERSPECTIVES & VALUES

A Judaic Perspective to Homosexuality

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Although modern western culture celebrates homosexual relationships, parading their sexual choices and proclivities through the streets of cities throughout the western world, the Torah is abundantly clear that such acts are a complete perversion of true sexual ethos. This article examines Torah’s vision for holy sexuality. Read more

Socrates vs. Avraham

Socrates

While Socrates is seen as the paragon of virtue and self-sacrifice, chassidic literature explains that he in no way compared to our forefather Avraham–and for that matter even the most simple of Jews. Read more

An Infinite Chicken

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How can a finite being connect to an infinite? Is there any value in man’s service to G-d? This essay explains that God is infinitely transcendent yet ever present. These are not two separate points, but in reality one and the same. Read more

The One

the cosmos

An elucidation of G-d’s unity as expounded in chassidic thought. Read more