The Love Slap

VOLUME 97 NUMBER 3July 30, 2021Av 21, 5781PARSHAS EIKEVCandlelighting Time 7:56 PM             Moshe reminds the nation that during their forty-year sojourn in the desert they were tested by Hashem…

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Motion Denied

VOLUME 97 NUMBER 2July 23, 2021 Av 14, 5781PARSHAS VA’ESCHANANCandlelighting Time 8:03 PM             The nation is prepared to enter into the Land of Israel and at this juncture we unfortunately…

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When Are We Arriving?

VOLUME 97 NUMBER 1 July 16, 2021Av 7, 5781PARSHAS DEVARIMCandlelighting Time 8:O8 PM             Moshe blessed the nation that Hashem should expand the people thousandfold. Rashi comments that the people…

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Double Joke Day!

Joke one:A waiter gives a gentleman a cup of coffee. The gentleman takes a sip and spits it out.He turns to the waiter and says, “Waiter! This coffee tastes like mud!” The waiter, looking surprised, turns to the gentleman and says, “But, sir, it’s fresh…

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The Ultimate Handoff

VOLUME 96 NUMBER 8July 9, 2021Tamuz 29, 5781PARSHAS MATOS-MASEICandlelighting Time 8:11 PM             Rabbeinu Bachya on the last verse of sefer Bamidbar compares this verse with the last verse in…

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Cause and Effect

VOLUME 96 NUMBER 7July 1, 2021Tamuz 22, 5781PARSHAS PINCHASCandlelighting Time 8:13 PM          Although Bilaam failed in his attempt to curse us, however, he successfully advised Midian to use its…

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A Shot In The Dark

VOLUME 96 NUMBER 7June 25, 2021Tamuz 15, 5781PARSHAS BALAKCandlelighting Time 8:14 PM Balak, the king of Moav, was terrified. The Jewish nation was confronting him and based upon their record…

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Well Enough

VOLUME 96 NUMBER 6June 18, 2021Tamuz 8, 5781PARSHAS CHUKASCandlelighting Time 8:12 PM             We merited a traveling well while we were in the desert. This was on account of Miriam.…

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If Only I Would Have Known!

VOLUME 96 NUMBER 4June 4, 2021SIVAN 24, 5781PARSHAS SHELACHCandlelighting Time 8:06 PM             The generation that received the Torah at Mt. Sinai were exceptional and noteworthy in their self-sacrifice to…

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Too Wordy!

VOLUME 96 NUMBER 3May 28, 2021SIVAN 17, 5781PARSHAS BEHA’ALOSCHACandlelighting Time 8:01 PM             The Torah describes Moshe as the humblest person of all. He was not insulted if others spoke…

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