Torah Guidelines for National Security

Collaboration between Torah scholars and men of action can enable proper security policy management guided by Torah.Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 12/23/2014, 12:17 PM

Halakha on Abortion of Fetuses with Severe Abormalities

A fetus is considered a living entity in regards to certain laws, but there is no penalty of death for taking its life. What do the rabbinical decisors say? Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 10/26/2014, 3:59 PM

Remembering Merkaz Harav Yeshiva on the Days of Awe

Praying with Torah luminaries leaves a powerful memory, carried through to yearly shofar blowing and Selikhot in Elul.Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 9/15/2014, 7:38 AM

Comfort for Childless Couples

Reading articles about the mitzvah to have children is agonizing for couples who have tried every medical option and remain childless. Words addressed to them.Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 8/18/2014, 9:23 AM

Having Children: Understanding the Value of Life

Make sure to read to the end.Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 6/28/2014, 10:44 PM

The Significance of Eating Meat

Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 6/8/2014, 6:25 AM

Explaining Hesder - To Ourselves

Torah issues made clear from the Rav of Har Bracha, the thriving yeshiva community in the Shomron.Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 3/2/2014, 4:35 PM

Christians from HaYovel Assist Harvest Effort in Samaria

A recent Sukkot event at Har Bracha in the Shomron saw dozens of Christian volunteers join families for their annual harvest.Kochava Rozenbaum , 9/27/2013, 10:38 AM

Har Bracha Yeshiva Regains Hesder Status

Former DM Barak stopped army's cooperation with Samaria yeshiva because of dean's statemements on refusal.Gil Ronen, 7/9/2013, 9:11 AM

A Time for National Soul-Searchng

The Three Weeks is a time for studying the logic of Torah Policy, especially relevant during the war against Hamas.Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 7/20/2014, 10:52 AM