Rabbi Nachman Kahana

Torah Study vs. Military Service

Torah Study vs. Military Service – Is there a solution? , 2/28/2014, 9:11 AM

Why Did the Torah Interrupt the Sequence?

There is a message for our times in this interruption., 2/21/2014, 10:57 AM

Idol Worship - Then and Now

The Levites were not the only group to refrain from ascending to Eretz Yisrael, so why did Ezra single them out for punishment? , 2/12/2014, 9:43 PM

Facing Each Other

Israel is far from perfect. Does that mean one should remain in New Jersey?, 2/7/2014, 7:00 AM

The Aliya Room

Parashat Teruma, this week's reading, includes G-d's command to make a Sanctuary. , 1/31/2014, 8:14 AM

Tehkhelet Shows the Difference

Tehkelet, the blue in ritual fringes, guides us to achievable heights., 1/24/2014, 7:47 AM

Amalek vs. the Jewish People

The Almighty created adversaries, challengers, opponents and antagonists who are charged with trying to prevent us, individually and collectively, from fulfilling our mission., 1/16/2014, 12:09 PM

A Tale of Two Cities

One nation, two realities., 1/9/2014, 12:00 PM

Every Citizen’s Responsibility

There is no greater mitzva than to defend the lives of the Jewish people in the Land of Israel., 1/2/2014, 3:04 PM

Anthropic Principle and the Land of Milk and Honey

Amos when referring to the fourth sin of the regional powers, deems it to be the worst, for it encapsulates parts of the preceding three. The USA is on sin four. , 12/26/2013, 11:29 AM

An Emotional Drama

This week's reading is full of mystery and drama., 12/19/2013, 11:25 AM

Jacob was Stunned

A new interpretation of the basic Jewish prayer: Hear O Israel, Shma Yisrael., 12/13/2013, 9:00 AM

Blockbuster: The Story of Joseph

The story of Yosef and his brothers seemingly has no place in a book dedicated to assuring that Eretz Yisrael belongs to the Jewish nation., 12/5/2013, 8:53 AM

The Unified Field Theory in the Torah

The civilized world is being threatened by the enemies of basic human rights, led by the Islamic-fascist state of Iran. Been there, overcame that., 11/29/2013, 2:21 PM

A Yom Kippur Message: Come Home!

Often it is difficult (if not almost impossible) to face the truth, but in our attempts to soften the sting, we often pervert the absolute truth. , 9/16/2010, 1:47 PM