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Blast From The Past

Statute of Jewry

Statute of Jewry24 Shvat  Meanwhile in England: Did you know in England the Jews were known as the property of the crown? It’s interesting that the Jewish people have a

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Jewish Humor

Visiting the Doctor

Izzy is visiting his doctor for his annual check-up. Doctor: “Izzy, you’re in terrific shape for a 60-year-old. You have the body of a 35 year old. Tell me,  how

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How Long Is It?

VOLUME 94 NUMBER 4January 29, 2021 SHEVAT 16, 5780PARSHAS BESHALACHCandlelighting Time 4:58 PM           The Torah says that the nation ate manna from heaven for forty years. Rashi explains that

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Jewish Humor

The Farmer

Morris Schwartz, an elderly man, is resting peacefully on the porch of his small hotel outside Boca when he sees a cloud of dust up the road. He walks out

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Blast From The Past

Purim in Saragossa

“In Jewish history there are not coincidences” – Elie Weisel Purim Saragossa17 Shvat We just celebrated Tu b’Shvat, the New Year of Trees, a special time to taste unique and

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On Top of It!

VOLUME 94 NUMBER 3January 22, 2021SHEVAT 9, 5780PARSHAS BOCandlelighting Time 4:50 PM             The time for redemption had finally arrived. However, even though the time was ripe, the people were

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Family & Property

Morris Schwartz is dying and is on his deathbed.  He is with his nurse, his wife, his daughter and 2 sons, and knows the end is near.So he says to them:

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Blast From The Past

Rabbeinu Nissim

“Since the ancients have decided, their conclusions may not be set aside.” 9 ShvatRabbeinu Nissim ben Reuven haGerondi is known in shorthand as the RaN. He was born sometime between

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Marriage Class

A Synagogue was holding a class for married couples. One couple was celebrating their 50th anniversary so the Rabbi asked the husband, Morris, to take a few minutes and share

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Blast From The Past

Rebbe Reb Zusha

“Zusha, why weren’t you the best Zusha you could be?” Rebbe Reb Zusha:Today is the yahrzeit of Rebbe Reb Meshulem Zusha of Anapol. Of course, this is personal for me,

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Moshe’s Kingship

By Rabbi NussbaumVOLUME 94 NUMBER 2January 15, 2021 SHEVAT 2, 5780PARSHAS VAEIRACandlelighting Time 4:42 PM             Moshe was concerned because he was not an orator that would enable him to

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Blast From The Past

The Lasting Impact of the Baal haTanya

24 Tevet: Yehrzeit of the Baal haTanya: Today is the yahrzeit of Rabbi Shneur Zalman (ben Baruch) of Liadi (1745-1812). He displayed extraordinary talent while still a child, but his

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