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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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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Wordless

By Rabbi NussbaumVOLUME 94 NUMBER 1January 8, 2021 TEVES 24, 5780PARSHAS SHEMOSCandlelighting Time 4:35 PM          Moshe rebuked two of his countrymen for fighting and they responded that are you…

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A Time for Prayer?

By Rabbi NussbaumVOLUME 93 NUMBER 12January 1, 2021 TEVES 17, 5780PARSHAS VAYECHICandlelighting Time 4:28 PM          Yosef comes to his father for the last time seeking blessings for himself and…

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Where Do You Live?

By Rabbi NussbaumVOLUME 93 NUMBER 11December 25, 2020 2020                                                                                                                                  TEVES 10, 5780PARSHAS VAYIGASHCandlelighting Time 4:23 PM When Yosef’s brothers met Pharaoh, they commented that they only intended to remain in Egypt…

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Realizing Our Expectations

By Rabbi NussbaumVOLUME 93 NUMBER 10December 18, 2020 TEVES 3, 5780PARSHAS MIKEITZCandlelighting Time 4:19 PM When Yosef encountered his brothers in Egypt he recognized them, but they did not recognize…

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Preparing For The Catastrophe

By Rabbi NussbaumVOLUME 98 NUMBER 9December 11, 2020 Kislev 25, 5781PARSHAS VAYEISHEVCandlelighting Time 4:17 PM             The intense interaction between Yosef and his brothers seems quite puzzling if not outright…

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Cementing our Future

By Rabbi NussbaumVOLUME 98 NUMBER 8December 4, 2020 Kislev 18, 5781PARSHAS VAYISHLACHCandlelighting Time 4:17 PM             Yaakov escapes from the house of Lavan only to encounter his nemesis, Eisav and…

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Inherently Natural

By Rabbi NussbaumVOLUME 98 NUMBER 7November 28, 2020 Kislev 11, 5781PARSHAS VAEITZEICandlelighting Time 4:18 PM          Yaakov spent twenty long years at the house of Lavan and after Yosef was…

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Blindsided!

By Rabbi NussbaumVOLUME 98 NUMBER 6November 21, 2020 Kislev 4, 5781PARSHAS TOLDOSCandlelighting Time 4:21 PM          When it came time for Yitzchok to bless his children he was blind. The…

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