Aloh Naaleh

Emor: Our Only Permanent Home

The symbolism of the succah., 5/7/2009, 7:06 PM

Acharei-Kedoshim: Consolation

Unethical behavior is absolutely intolerable., 5/1/2009, 12:31 AM

Tzav: Clean Up After Yourself

Detailed instructions for the cohen to keep tidy., 4/1/2009, 10:04 AM

Ki Tisa: What the World Will Say

Moshe's argument before G-d on behalf of Israel., 3/11/2009, 11:05 AM

Terumah: The Rule of Torah

The return of the Torah to its natural place., 2/25/2009, 1:22 PM

Beshalach: Encouragement

First steps in developing a mentality of freedom., 2/4/2009, 12:33 PM

Bo: The Power of Denial

We don’t like to face unpleasant truths., 1/30/2009, 12:32 AM

Shemot: Jewish Realism

The implication of Eh-ye Asher Eh-ye., 1/15/2009, 6:35 PM

Vayechi: Israel's Bounty

Is "halav udevash" really "milk and honey"?, 1/7/2009, 10:53 AM

Toldot: Yitzchak's Dwelling

Rediscovering an unshakable relationship with G-d., 11/26/2008, 1:10 PM

Chayei Sarah: Brothers

The land can't take pain brothers cause each other, 11/21/2008, 12:41 AM

Vayera: The Sodom Characteristic

When minding your own business is sinful., 11/12/2008, 1:49 PM

Lech Lecha: Coming Home

Your essence lies in the Land of Israel., 11/5/2008, 11:16 PM

Sukkot Means Aliyah

To really appreciate the mitzvah of sukkah., 10/15/2008, 2:10 PM

Ha'azinu: 4 Cubits of Atonement

A big healthy smile!, 10/10/2008, 12:42 AM

Yom Kippur: Past and Future

The history and meaning of Kol Nidrei., 10/6/2008, 1:42 PM

Vayelech: Hak'hel

An awesome event., 10/3/2008, 12:41 AM

Nitzavim: Like Nowhere Else

We should learn Torah out of joy., 9/25/2008, 9:48 AM

Ki Tavo: With Joy

The ongoing joy after settling in Eretz Yisroel., 9/19/2008, 12:50 AM

Shoftim: Many Stones

Each individual Jew can become part of the whole., 9/3/2008, 11:39 PM

Ekev: Bentching for Israel

We are obligated to bless God after meals., 8/22/2008, 1:51 AM

Matot: Settling for More

May we merit to welcome more of our brothers., 7/23/2008, 11:57 PM

Matot: What is Right and Just

Your brethren go to war and you sit here?, 7/23/2008, 11:48 PM

Pinchas: Family and Continuity

Forge the links in the chain of continuity., 7/18/2008, 1:53 AM

Balak: Dwelling Alone, Together

Broadcasting the message of Torah to the world., 7/10/2008, 1:50 AM

Korach: An Audacious Complaint

Galut Jerusalems and the forgotten Land of Israel., 6/27/2008, 1:28 AM

Shelach: Challah is Different

The result is of our own creation., 6/19/2008, 12:11 AM

Bamidbar: Bli Ayin Hara

No longer any reason to fear an ayin hara., 5/30/2008, 3:09 AM

Behar: God Does Not Send Spam

A powerful message., 5/14/2008, 11:48 PM

<I>Acharei Mot</I> and Pesach

"You're in Israel now.", 4/17/2008, 2:41 AM

<I>Metzora</I>: Unity and Immunity

Jerusalem was not divided among the tribes., 4/10/2008, 1:51 PM

<I>Tazria</I>: Mega-Tumah

Defilement so great that it leads to banishment., 4/3/2008, 12:18 AM

<I>Tzav</I>: The Thanksgiving Offering

We can't bring the korban todah - yet., 3/19/2008, 4:54 PM

<I>Vayak'hel</I>: Come Together to Build the Mishkan

The mission can succeed with a united people., 2/28/2008, 10:42 AM

<i>Terumah</I>: Appeasement

What great difficulty is being imposed?, 2/6/2008, 3:49 PM

<I>Yitro</I>: The Complete Torah of Eretz Yisrael

The totality of the mitzvah life. , 1/25/2008, 1:04 AM

<I>Bo</I>: An Ever-Waxing Moon

The people of Israel are likened to the moon., 1/10/2008, 3:28 PM

<i>Vaera</I>: The Fifth Cup of Redemption

The terms of redemption., 1/3/2008, 1:28 AM

<i>Shemot</I>: Admit to Your Land

We must not assimilate into cultures around us., 12/26/2007, 10:04 PM

<i>Vayechi</I>: Comfortable Lives in Foreign Lands

Why was the Divine Spirit was removed from Yaakov?, 12/20/2007, 12:12 AM

<i>Miketz</I>: A Realist's View of Dreams

Our lives have the elements of both., 12/7/2007, 2:24 PM

<I>Vayeshev</I>: Like Strangers in the Land of Israel

B'nei Yisrael were not ready to dwell permanently., 11/29/2007, 4:16 PM

<i>Vayishlach</I>: Come and Get It

You have already acquired land in Israel., 11/21/2007, 1:51 PM

<I>Vayetze</I>: When Prayers Are Not Answered

Sometimes, it just isn't the right moment. , 11/16/2007, 11:23 AM

<I>Toldot</I>: Of Heavens and Earth

Prioritizing spiritual and material achievements., 11/8/2007, 5:51 PM

<I>Chayei Sarah</I>: Don't Take My Son Back There!

Why was Avraham so adamant?, 11/2/2007, 1:27 AM

<i>Lech Lecha</I>: Emulating the Patriarchs

It wasn’t a short, easy voyage., 10/17/2007, 12:12 PM

<i>Noach</I> to <I>Lech Lecha</I>: Aliyah or Expedience

Eretz Yisrael is a land of challenges., 10/11/2007, 9:54 PM

<I>Bereishit</I>: The First Lesson

Our right to Eretz Yisroel starts with our belief., 10/2/2007, 7:23 PM

Sukkot: Lessons of the Ushpizin

The patriarch Isaac cannot come., 9/23/2007, 2:03 PM

Kol Nidre: Our Past and Future Selves

Yom Kippur is for reflection and commitment., 9/21/2007, 11:20 AM

<i>Nitzavim</I>: Ingathering and Redemption

Not only restoration. , 9/5/2007, 3:06 PM

<i>Ki Tavo</I>: Completing the Exodus

Our Exodus from Egypt cannot be complete., 8/30/2007, 2:37 AM

<I>Shoftim</I>: Help Build a MiSHKaN

Components of Jewish national leadership., 8/17/2007, 1:54 AM

<I>Re'eh</I>: Staying Grounded

The very foundation of our existence., 8/8/2007, 11:07 PM

<I>Ekev</I>: Why the Jewish People?

Very sobering words., 8/3/2007, 11:51 AM

<I>Devarim</I>: Finding the Diamonds

I have merited to see the holiness of Eretz Israel, 7/19/2007, 1:20 AM