HaRav Avraham Yitzchak HaCohen Kook zts"l

Atonement for the soldiers

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the iconc founder of Religious Zionism., 7/13/2018, 5:58 PM

Pinchas: Atonement for the New Moon

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, iconic founder of Religious Zionism., 7/6/2018, 3:35 PM

 Psalm 97: Light sown for the Tzaddik

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the founder of Relligious Zionist thought and Merkaz Harav Yeshiva., 7/1/2018, 10:07 AM

 Chukat: The Book of God's Wars

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 6/22/2018, 8:18 AM

The secret of the incense

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the father of Religious Zionism and the Chief Rabbinate., 6/15/2018, 2:39 PM

Shelach: The lesson of Shiloh

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, founder of the Chief Rabbinate and of Religious Zionism., 6/8/2018, 3:24 PM

Beha'alotcha: Praying 'against' G-d

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 6/1/2018, 3:51 PM

Naso: Three Priestly Blessings

Torah from Israel' first Chief Rabbi and the father of Religious Zionism., 5/25/2018, 3:51 PM

Jacob's signs

Torah from the first Chief Rabbi of Israel and founder of Merkaz HaRav Yeshiva,, 5/18/2018, 4:46 PM

Zion and Jerusalem

For Jerusalem Day: Thoughts on the centrality of Zion and Jerusalem from the first Chief Rabbi of Israel., 5/13/2018, 12:23 AM

Emor: Kohanim and the Illusion of Death

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the iconic founder of religious Zionism., 4/27/2018, 5:05 PM

Sha'atnez: A glimpse into the future

Understanding the prohibition of garments made of linen and wool - Torah from Israel's first Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi., 4/25/2018, 10:03 PM

Tzav: Guard your inner flame

Dvar Torah written by Israel's first Ashkkenazi Chief Rabbi., 3/23/2018, 12:28 PM

Vayikra: Maimonides and Korbanot

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 3/16/2018, 9:30 AM

Vayakhel-Pekudei: Choosing a leader

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 3/9/2018, 12:56 PM

The miraculous letters on the Tablets

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 3/2/2018, 12:57 PM

The sanctity of the Temple Mount

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 2/23/2018, 9:13 AM

Terumah: "Take for Me an offering" 

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 2/16/2018, 9:54 AM

Permission for doctors to heal

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the iconic founder of Relgious Zionism., 2/9/2018, 11:47 AM

Yitro: The date of Matan Torah

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the iconic Torah luminary who founded Religious Zionism and Merkaz Harav Yeshiva., 2/2/2018, 1:15 PM

Listening to the old

Torah from Israel's first iconic Chief Rabbi., 1/26/2018, 2:57 PM

 Bo: Training for greatness

Torah from Israel's first Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi., 1/19/2018, 2:45 PM

I will be Who I will be

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 1/6/2018, 9:54 PM

Hanukkah:   The Sacred protects itself

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 12/15/2017, 12:08 PM

Vayeshev: Tamar's sacrifice

Torah fom the first Chief Rabbi of Israel and the founder of Religious Zionism., 12/8/2017, 10:12 AM

Toldot: Jacob Rescued Abraham

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 11/17/2017, 3:15 PM

Purity of speech

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 11/3/2017, 11:43 AM

Lech Lecha: The inner will of the universe

Torah from Israel's first Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi, leader, Torah luminary, philosop;her, poet., 10/27/2017, 4:17 PM

Bereishit: Tasty fruit trees

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 10/11/2017, 11:34 AM

Blasts that penetrate the heart

Torah from the first Chief Rabbi of Israel, the iconic Torah luminary, philosopherr and poet who founded Religious Zionism., 9/20/2017, 11:28 AM

Ki Tavo: Be Happy!

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the iconic leader and founder of religious Zionism., 9/8/2017, 2:10 PM

Ki Teitzei: Rationale for Mitzvot

Torah from the first Chief Rabbi of Israel, the father of Religious Zionism., 9/1/2017, 10:38 AM

The Sabbath Amidah prayer

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 8/20/2017, 12:59 AM

Four blessings to be said after eating

Torah from Israel's first Ashkenazic Chief Rabbi, the iconic founder of Religious Zionism., 8/11/2017, 6:17 PM

The peace of Torah scholars

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 8/4/2017, 4:51 PM

The 9th of Av: The call for sacred splendor

The Sages say that G-d is distraught about the destruction of the Temple. So why doesn't He rebuild it?, 7/31/2017, 10:56 PM

Matot: Keeping vows

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the founder of today's Religious Zionism., 7/21/2017, 12:59 PM

 Pinchas: Offerings of Bread, Fire and Fragrance

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 7/14/2017, 4:36 PM

 Psalm 26: Connected to the Klal - the community

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 7/2/2017, 3:14 PM

 Korach: Holiness in the midst of the community

Torah from the first Chief Rabbi of Israel., 6/23/2017, 3:31 PM

Naso: Tithes and the Sotah 

Torah from Israel's first Ashkenazic Chief Rabbi, the founder of Religious Zionism., 6/2/2017, 7:08 AM

Love your neighbor

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the founder of Religious Zionism., 5/5/2017, 11:52 AM

 Tazria/Metzora: Purifying Time and Soul

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 4/28/2017, 10:10 AM

The proper dose of deference

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 4/21/2017, 2:47 PM

Psalm 34: Who wants a good life?

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the iconic founder of Religious Zionism., 4/3/2017, 9:36 PM

Why do Jews drink on Purim?

Israel's first Chief Rabbi explains why in the last few days many Jews drank more liquor than they do in an entire year., 3/15/2017, 12:18 AM

Terumah: The Tachash and the Erev Rav

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 3/3/2017, 3:46 PM

Mishpatim: Trust in God vs. Self-Reliance

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 2/24/2017, 8:03 AM

Breaking bread with scholars

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the iconic founder of Religious Zionism., 2/17/2017, 2:11 PM

Bo: The special Passover offering

Torah from Israel's first Ashkenazic Chief Rabbi, the iconic founder of Religious Zionism., 2/3/2017, 2:43 PM

Three prayers, three goals

Torah from Israel's first Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi., 1/27/2017, 2:05 PM

Shemot: The Inner Trait of Goodness

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 1/20/2017, 7:56 AM

Miketz: Interpreting dreams

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 12/30/2016, 2:18 PM

Chayei Sarah: Burial in the Double Cave

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 11/25/2016, 4:00 PM

Balancing prayer and Torah

Today was the first time Israeli Religious Zionist schools held a day in honor of Rabbi Kook, Israel's first Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi and the founder of Religious Zionism. , 11/20/2016, 9:00 PM