BMG Rosh Yeshiva -Rav Dovid Schustal shlita: Sefardim vs. Ashkenazim on Slichos

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for The material below is based upon Maamar #1,2, and 8 of Vaadim published last Elul delivered by Rav Schustal Shlita and published by Rabbi...

Mi Ka’Amcha Yisrael!

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman The following is a remarkably inspiring story involving mesirus nefesh, tefillos at Kever Rochel, and a seven-day yahrzeit candle. It began with an unexpected knock on the...

The Message of the Earthquake in Haiti

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for The news is reporting that there are 304 dead (if not more) in Haiti after it was hit by a 7.2 magnitude earthquake over...

Musings Of A Shliach From Montana

By R' Chaim Bruk Last Wednesday at about 6:40 p.m., just 20 minutes before my 7:00 p.m. parashah class, I received a call from a Jew named David who was...

Elul – An i-Interview with Rav Yitzchok Feigelstock zt”l

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for Q: The RY stated that Elul is a gift to Klal Yisroel from Hashem. Can the RY elaborate? RYF:  It is a time that is...

The Peekaboo Picture

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman When my daughter first showed me the “peekaboo” picture circulating through WhatsApp groups, I thought, “Wow! Can this possibly be an example of the famed Rivash’s...

Musings Of A Shliach From Montana

By R' Chaim Bruk We enjoyed such a wonderful Shabbos Nachamu in Bozeman. Jews from all over—Teaneck, Passaic, Toronto, Edison, Los Angeles, Lakewood, Brooklyn, Airmont, Monsey, West Bloomfield, Philadelphia, Tucson,...

A Mussar Schmooze

By R’ Mordechai Young One summer, I was a sports counselor in a sleepaway camp. I had already been learning in yeshiva for a few years, while the guys in...

Musings Of A Shliach From Montana

By Rabbi Chaim Bruk The Beis HaMikdash was destroyed due to sinas chinam, reasonless hate, and it will be rebuilt through ahavas chinam, reasonless, fanatical love. As we are welcoming...

Tishah B’Av: Can Modern Jews Grieve?

By R' Moshe Taragin In a well-documented tale, Napoleon once observed French Jews sitting on the floor of a synagogue, mourning their lost Temple. He was amazed at this historical...
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