HaRav Avraham Yitzchak HaCohen Kook zts"l

 Korach: Holiness in the midst of the community

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

Shlach: The third passage of Shema 

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 6/16/2017, 5:57 PM

BeHaalotcha: Great Dreams 

Torah from the first Chief Rabbi of Israel - Torah luminary, leader, philosopher and poet who founded Religious Zionism., 6/9/2017, 3:49 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

 Psalm 115: Why Do We Love Life? 

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 5/25/2017, 8:18 AM

Bechukotai: Prophetic Letters 

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 5/21/2017, 12:33 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

Passover: Who is free?

Slavery and freedom are a matter of the spirit, wrote Israel's first Chief Rabbi, renowned Torah Sage, philosopher, mystic and poet., 4/10/2017, 11:57 AM

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

Vayakhel-Pekudei: Art and Creation

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 3/24/2017, 12:06 PM

Ki Tisa: Two sets of tablets

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 3/17/2017, 3:02 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

Vayechi: When great souls err

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, founder of Religious Zionism's ethos., 1/13/2017, 1:07 PM

Miketz: Interpreting dreams

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

VaYishlach: The Prohibition of Gid Ha-Nasheh 

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 12/16/2016, 4:00 PM

Psalm 87: The beloved gates of Zion

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi and the founder of Religious Zionism., 12/11/2016, 2:40 AM

Jacob's hand on Esau's heel

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the iconic founder of Religious Zionism., 12/2/2016, 12:47 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

Lech Lecha: Great like the stars

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 11/11/2016, 4:02 PM

Gathering Within the Ark

Torah from Israel's first Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi, the iconic founder of Merkaz Harav Yeshiva and Religious Zionism., 11/4/2016, 3:30 PM

The hidden light of Creation

Ohr haganuz - the light that God hid., 10/28/2016, 11:04 AM

Sukkah of Peace

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi and the iconic founder of Religious Zionism., 10/21/2016, 9:59 AM

Complete Teshuvah

For the Ten Days of Repentance, Torah by Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the iconic Torah Sage and founder of Religious Zionism., 10/9/2016, 8:25 AM

 The Teshuva of Rosh Hashanah

Torah from Israel's first Ashkenazic Chief Rabbi, the iconic Torah luminary, poet, philosopher and founder of Religious Zionism., 10/2/2016, 2:18 PM

 Ki Tavo: Accept and then analyze

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 9/23/2016, 4:59 PM

Ki Tetsei: Avoid all evil

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the iconic founder of Religious Zionism., 9/16/2016, 4:54 PM

Shoftim: The High Court in Jerusalem 

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 9/9/2016, 4:34 PM

A rabbi's public conduct

Torah from the first Chief Rabbi of Israell, iconic Sage, poet, leader and thinker who founded Religious Zionism., 9/2/2016, 1:20 PM

Parshat Eikev: What Does God Want of You? 

Torah from Israel's first Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi, the iconic Sage, poet, philosopher and founder of Religious Zionism., 8/26/2016, 1:42 PM

Vaetchanan and Shabbat Nachamu: Introducing Prayer with Praise

Torah from Israel's iconic first Chief Rabbi, the founder of Religious Zionism., 8/19/2016, 6:23 PM

Devarim: Elucidating the Torah

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi and the founder of Religious Zionism., 8/13/2016, 9:38 PM

Masei: Unchecked violence

Torah from Israel's first Ashkenazic Chief Rabbi and founder of Religious Zionism., 8/5/2016, 9:19 AM

Shabbat Mevarchim

Torah from Israel's iconic first Chief Rabbi and founder of religious Zionism., 7/29/2016, 10:06 AM

Psalm 146: G-d raises the bowed

Torah from Israel's iconic first Chief Rabbi, founder of Religious Zionism., 7/27/2016, 11:52 AM

Psalm 126: We were like dreamers

Torah from Israel's first chief rabbi., 7/18/2016, 8:03 AM

Korach: The corruption of a Judge

Torah from Israel's iconic first Chief Rabbi, the founder of Religious Zionism., 7/1/2016, 12:34 PM

The sin of Tzelafchad

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi and the iconic founder of Religious Zionism. For Shlach, read in Israel this week., 6/24/2016, 10:54 AM

Psalm 50: Torah from Zion

Torah from Israel's iconic first Chief Rabbi., 6/17/2016, 12:15 PM

Revealing our inner essence

A thought for Shavuot from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 6/10/2016, 4:05 PM

Lag Ba'Omer: Elevated Souls 

Rav Kook and Lag Ba'Omer., 5/25/2016, 11:46 PM

Behar: Jubilee, national reconciliation and social justice 

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 5/20/2016, 5:32 PM

Parshat Kedoshim: The printer's dilemma

Torah from the first Chief Rabbi of Israel, founder of Religious Zionism., 5/6/2016, 1:56 PM

Acharei Mot: Triple measure of incense

Torah thoughts from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 4/28/2016, 8:43 AM

Destroy chametz, gain freedom

Pesach thought from the first Chief Rabbi of Israel and the iconic founder of Religous Zionism., 4/21/2016, 12:41 PM

Psalm 19: The power of holy speech

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the iconic founder of Religious Zionism., 4/15/2016, 12:55 PM

Rabbi Abba arrives in Babylon 

Torah from the first Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi of Israel, the iconic founder of Religious Zionism., 4/8/2016, 3:32 PM

Psalm 112: No fear!

A Torah message from Israel's first Ashkenazic Chief Rabbi, the iconic leader, Torah Sage and poet who founded Religious Zionism., 3/30/2016, 2:51 PM