For The 17th of Tammuz: Tarzan of the Diaspora

A Jew isn’t an American, or a Frenchman, or a South African, even if he grows up there. A Jew has a homeland of his own, with his own code of life, the Torah, which is meant to be lived in Israel. Tzvi Fishman, Saturday, 11:36 PM

Pinchas: The daily sheep offering

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, Torah sage, philosopher, leader and iconic founder of Religious Zionism and Merkaz Harav Yeshiva in Jerusalem.HaRav Avraham Yitzchak HaCohen Kook zts"l, Friday, 10:22 AM

Weekly Torah Portion: Pinchas

Rabbi Chaim Richman, Friday, 10:16 AM

The crown all can wear

Covenant and Conversation for Pinchas.Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, Friday, 10:14 AM

The Parsha and Current Events:  The Jewish State of the Mashiach

Could this be the turning point at which Hashem will usher in a new era leading up to the long-awaited final redemption of our nation?Rabbi Nachman Kahana, Thursday, 1:57 PM

Balak: Epstein and Pedophilia, Barak, Weinstein and Peres

The irony of the Jeffrey Epstein case breaking wide open this past week, as the week’s Torah reading is and was Balak, screams out for more scrutiny. Ariel Natan Pasko, Thursday, 1:48 PM

Drops of Light video: The 100 second parsha thought for Balak

When G-d wants something to happen, it does.Rabbi Ari N. Enkin, Wednesday, 11:54 PM

How to understand Shalom

What did the actions of Pinchas represent? Steven Genack, Wednesday, 10:59 PM

Tanya lectures: Your road to spiritual health

End of Chapter 43. Previous lectures can be accessed by clicking the link below.HaRav Shneur Zalman Miliadi, Wednesday, 1:12 PM

Channeling G-d's momentary anger at the Jews

Lecture on the Weekly Torah Portion of Balak from the Old City of Jerusalem.Rabbi Chaim Richman, Monday, 11:13 PM

The Temple – A model for Religious Zionism

The Temple structure represents the central values ​​of the Torah, which are reflected in Religious Zionism.Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, Monday, 6:11 PM

Insights into selected Jewish topics

Learn about the 613 mitzvot, about whether Judaism mandates supporting one's family, and proofs of the Temple existing in Jerusalem before the Muslim conquest.Rabbi Dr. Raymond Apple, Monday, 5:52 PM

Our Independence.  Our Community. Our Song.  

You can cage the singer but not the song - Harry Belafonte.Rabbi Dr. Eliyahu Safran, 7/14/2019, 6:03 PM

Two evil Bil"am forces threaten the Jewish nation today

The parasha and current events:By the legal recognition of perversity, the hands of the clock to gentile obliteration have edged one minute closer to midnightRabbi Nachman Kahana, 7/14/2019, 5:52 PM

Balak: Tents and dwelling places

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the iconic leader and founder of Religious Zionism and the Merkaz HaRav Yeshiva.HaRav Avraham Yitzchak HaCohen Kook zts"l, 7/12/2019, 4:53 PM

Chukat: Where do we find the map to guide us through the maze of life

The key to finding our way through the maze of life… Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis, 7/12/2019, 3:24 PM

Not reckoned among the nations

Ancient Israel was founded on a creed, and was, as a result, a nation with the soul of a religion.Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, 7/12/2019, 4:11 AM

When twenty equals zero

America is what it is today because we are a Nation under G-D.Rabbi Yehoshua S. Hecht, 7/11/2019, 6:50 PM

Through the lens of Torah: Chukat and Balak

Due to the gap between the Diaspora and Israeli Torah reading, a Dvar Torah for each follows: The redeeming power of hope and Walking the narrow bridge. Moshe Kempinski, 7/11/2019, 4:19 PM

Revelation and narrative: Chukat and Balak

Due to the gap between the Parasha reading in Israel and the one abroad, Torah Mitzion brings both.Torah Mitzion Torani Tzioni Movement, 7/11/2019, 4:08 PM

Losing Miriam

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, 7/10/2019, 5:43 AM

Tanya, the guide to spiritual health

Continuation of Chapter 45. For previous chapters, click the link in the article.HaRav Shneur Zalman Miliadi, 7/10/2019, 5:33 AM

Leaving a wedding early

Is leaving a wedding before the end a halakhic issue?Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 7/8/2019, 9:56 AM

Chukat: Dirtying one's hands in the service of Hashem

How strange that the people who are engaged in the purification of others become themselves impure!Rabbi Nachman Kahana, 7/8/2019, 6:09 AM

Korach: What’s the most unfair accusation recorded in the Torah?

In conflict there are no absolute winners…Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis, 7/7/2019, 8:37 AM

Chukat: Religious Rage

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi.HaRav Avraham Yitzchak HaCohen Kook zts"l, 7/5/2019, 6:58 PM

Mourning and rejoicing with Jerusalem

Only one for whom Jerusalem is genuinely lacking, who sincerely anticipates her being rebuilt, is able to perceive the subtle signs of light within the darkness of exile which indicate the arrival of redemption Eretz Yisrael Yomi, 7/5/2019, 12:55 PM

Reflections on the legacy of the Lubavitcher Rebbe

Remembering Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson.Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, 7/5/2019, 6:15 AM

Chukat: Give us back the "Occupied Territories" now!

Unlike Peres, Rabin, Barak, Sharon, Olmert, how did a real Jewish leader respond to claims of returning so-called “occupied territory?” Ariel Natan Pasko, 7/5/2019, 6:00 AM

When it comes to Israel, G-d tells it like it is

The impulse to create “fake news” and our vulnerability to fall victim to it, predates the evils of the last century.  No matter how bleak the situation in the short term, God says we will return, we will rebuild, we will renew.  We will flourish!Rabbi Dr. Eliyahu Safran, 7/4/2019, 12:29 PM

Korach (Diaspora): There is not one single Jewish refugee in the world

Who needed a Jewish State? That's why. Rabbi Dr. Sholom Gold, 7/4/2019, 12:16 PM

Chukat:(Israel) Take the staff in your hand so as not to use it!

If Hashem’s Intention was that Moshe should ‘only’ speak to the rock, why was he commanded to take the staff? Danny Ginsbourg, 7/3/2019, 12:00 PM

A letter to Hashem

Hashem, there are two points I humbly wish to raise; but since You know my thoughts even before I, You know that they are in fact one point.Rabbi Nachman Kahana, 7/2/2019, 4:30 PM

Tanya, the road to a healthy spiritual life

Weekly Tanya lecture, beginning of chapter 45. Each lecture is self contained, but by pressing the link below, you can hear and read previous ones.HaRav Shneur Zalman Miliadi, 7/2/2019, 9:09 AM

The selfie

The secret of the selfie.Rabbi Lazer Gurkow, 7/1/2019, 12:21 PM

Keeping kosher: How to separate meat and dairy

What does keeping kosher entail? It is easier than you think. A primer for the kosher home.Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 6/30/2019, 10:00 AM

The 70 second dvar Torah: Disagree and debate but remember this

Newest clip in the Dewdrops of Light series, for Parshat Korach.Rabbi Ari N. Enkin, 6/30/2019, 9:33 AM

Korach: The lesson of ma'aser

Torah insights from Israel's first Chief Rabbi.HaRav Avraham Yitzchak HaCohen Kook zts"l, 6/28/2019, 4:53 PM

The miracle of the natural

Through the Lens of Torah: Korach, Numbers 16:1–18:32. The most important insight of all involves not missing the miracles that occur around us every day. Moshe Kempinski, 6/28/2019, 4:19 PM

The Portion of the Leviites

Why did the Levites not receive a portion in the inheritance of Eretz Yisrael and in the spoils of war like their brethren? Why take from them the abiity to fulfill the commandment to settle Eretz Yisrael while they are obligated to keep the others? Eretz Yisrael Yomi, 6/28/2019, 2:45 PM

Arguments for the Sake of Heaven: Korach

For the one and only time in his life, Moses staked his leadership on the occurrence of a miracle.Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, 6/27/2019, 12:09 PM

And as for Aaron, what is he?

Why, then, does Moshe say to Korach(16:11)’And as for Aaron, what is he:- מה הוא, that you protest against him?’ Danny Ginsbourg, 6/27/2019, 12:00 PM

The spies are alive and not so well in America

The Jew in America is an American – while the Jew in Israeli is an Israeli. They are different species of Jews. Like distant cousins. Tzvi Fishman, 6/26/2019, 10:52 PM

Why do we call our loaves of bread ‘challah’?

Challah is so much more that just a loaf of bread…Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis, 6/26/2019, 7:37 AM

A mitzvah you could do in your sleep

The mitzvah of יִשּׁוּב אֶרֶץ יִשְׂרָאֵל, dwelling in the Land of Israel, takes a definite commitment to begin with. But having made the commitment, it is a mitzvah which lasts your entire life. Daniel Pinner, 6/26/2019, 7:27 AM

The economics of the Books of Moses

Moses needed only two building blocks out of the Book of Genesis to build a model for the Israelite economy. Benedikt Koehler, 6/25/2019, 7:11 AM

The aliyah question

Looking at aliyah through the lens of Torah. Exile is not only a physical reality of space but is actually more of a spiritual reality of spirit and soul. Moshe Kempinski, 6/24/2019, 11:01 PM

Majority rules?

Due to the gap between the Parasha reading in Israel and the one abroad, Arutz Sheva brings articles on both. Torah Mitzion Torani Tzioni Movement, 6/24/2019, 5:30 PM

Eretz Yisrael – The Focal Point of Torah

Anyone  observing the plain sense of this week's Torah portion (this past Shabbat in Israel and the coming Shabbat in the Diaspora) cannot fail to notice the central place of the Land of Israel.Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 6/23/2019, 12:20 PM

Great people can be wrong, even when they are Jewish

The Jewish people traditionally are hasty people. New ideas capture them and to a certain extent, cause a type of mass hysteria that blindsides them.Rabbi Berel Wein, 6/23/2019, 12:14 PM

Shlach: A Talit Meditation

Two meditations fill our minds as we don the Talit in the morning.Rabbi Lazer Gurkow, 6/23/2019, 11:05 AM

Shlach: Repairing the Sin of the Spies 

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, iconic founder of Religious Zionism and Yeshivat Merkaz Harav.HaRav Avraham Yitzchak HaCohen Kook zts"l, 6/21/2019, 11:43 AM

Beha'alotcha-Shlach: HIllel, the oleh from Babylon

The popular Torah lecturer who made aliya many years ago and is a sought after speaker, tells about another immigrant of many years ago.Rabbi Dr. Sholom Gold, 6/21/2019, 11:34 AM

Rebellion against Eretz Yisrael

The spies told the truth as they saw it, so why were the people punished so severely? Eretz Yisrael Yomi, 6/21/2019, 10:49 AM

Fear of freedom

Shelach Lecha: The spies did not doubt that Israel could win its battles with the inhabitants of the land. Their concern was not physical.Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, 6/20/2019, 9:59 AM

What kind of second chance is Pesach Sheni?

The Second Passover Offering: What kind of a second chance does it represent?Rabbi Avraham Gordimer, 6/20/2019, 8:20 AM

"Shall we stand idly by? The rape of Dinah

The Torah tells us how Shimon and Levi dealt with the rape of their sister Dina by the prince of Shechem. They did not kill Dina as the Muslim world does today; they killed Dina's rapist instead--and, for good measure, his entire male family.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 6/19/2019, 12:30 PM