Jerusalem Lights

The annexation question and the Book of Numbers

The annexation question and the Book of Numbers

A thread connects between the Torah portions, COVID-19, the George Floyd protests and the contentious issue of Israeli annexation.Rabbi Chaim Richman and Jim Long, 6/12/2020, 6:59 AM
The media, anarchy, and the innocents caught in-between

The media, anarchy, and the innocents caught in-between

Priestly Blessing of peace for a world gone mad: Torah presents Hashem’s vision for a just and loving society.Rabbi Chaim Richman and Jim Long, 6/5/2020, 5:34 AM
The Gift of the Torah, and the Nations of the World

The Gift of the Torah, and the Nations of the World

"Truth will Sprout from the Ground”: G-d Gave Israel the Torah at Sinai Because He Loves This World and He Loves Man.Rabbi Chaim Richman and Jim Long, 5/28/2020, 5:01 PM
Jerusalem Day: The spiritual nexus of all mankind

Jerusalem Day: The spiritual nexus of all mankind

Is Torah for everyone, or only for Israel?Rabbi Chaim Richman and Jim Long, 5/22/2020, 7:00 AM
The unbreakable connection of the Israelis to their land

The unbreakable connection of the Israelis to their land

The land of Israel and the secret of the Sabbatical year.Rabbi Chaim Richman and Jim Long, 5/15/2020, 1:06 AM
Overcoming the illusion of death

Overcoming the illusion of death

The Kohanim and the calendar: Striving towards an elevated perception of reality.Rabbi Chaim Richman and Jim Long, 5/8/2020, 4:23 AM
Independence Day, an event of Biblical proportions

Independence Day, an event of Biblical proportions

Thanking G-d for the State of Israel, acknowledging the miracle.Rabbi Chaim Richman and Jim Long, 4/29/2020, 4:59 AM
Progress towards the world healing from COVID-19

Progress towards the world healing from COVID-19

The Divine, prophetic trajectory of the month of Iyar, the month of healing.Rabbi Chaim Richman and Jim Long, 4/24/2020, 6:59 AM
The riddle of the Exodus revisited – and what it means to you

The riddle of the Exodus revisited – and what it means to you

The Biblical account of the Exodus: Fact or fiction?Rabbi Chaim Richman and Jim Long, 4/14/2020, 7:11 AM
Passover in the time of coronavirus: Faith, freedom and healing

Passover in the time of coronavirus: Faith, freedom and healing

The Passover challenge: Rise up and destroy the world’s idolatry.Rabbi Chaim Richman and Jim Long, 4/3/2020, 5:50 AM
Global lockdown: A time for reflection, a time for change

Global lockdown: A time for reflection, a time for change

The book of Leviticus, the Divine service, and the Temple offerings: Heart of the Torah.Rabbi Chaim Richman and Jim Long, 3/27/2020, 5:30 AM
The coronavirus crisis: Confronting our isolation, reaching out with kindness

The coronavirus crisis: Confronting our isolation, reaching out with kindness

The connections between the assembly of the nation to build the Tabernacle, and our isolation in the grip of the coronavirus crisis.Rabbi Chaim Richman and Jim Long, 3/20/2020, 2:09 AM
Coronavirus and the hidden presence of G-d in our lives

Coronavirus and the hidden presence of G-d in our lives

The Golden Calf and the Red Heifer meet this Shabbat.Rabbi Chaim Richman and Jim Long, 3/13/2020, 4:06 AM
Moshe and the Israeli elections: concealment and revelation

Moshe and the Israeli elections: concealment and revelation

Building a model world and making G-d’s dream come True.Rabbi Chaim Richman and Jim Long, 3/6/2020, 4:58 AM
Raiding the Lost Ark: Where is the Ark of the Covenant today?

Raiding the Lost Ark: Where is the Ark of the Covenant today?

Have a Heart: G-d wants us to build Him a house in this world.Rabbi Chaim Richman and Jim Long, 2/28/2020, 6:58 AM
Final thoughts of Rebbitzen Esther Jungreis

Final thoughts of Rebbitzen Esther Jungreis

The Rebbitzen's final words on Eikev from Hineni. Rabbi Yisroel and Rabbi Osher honor their mother at her Levaya.Shira Nussdorf, 8/26/2016, 11:30 AM
Boteach vs. Beinart - right against left

Boteach vs. Beinart - right against left

Rabbi Shmuel Boteach and Peter Beinart join Tel Aviv Internationals in fighting for the ideal Israel. Two old friends face off to debate.Shira Nussdorf, 12/13/2015, 2:19 AM
Draft dodgers or holy brothers?

Draft dodgers or holy brothers?

Radio: Is Torah learning a credible contribution to the nation? Shira surveys the streets and politicians on controversial haredi draftShira Nussdorf, 11/16/2015, 9:14 AM
Is Halloween bad news for the Jews?

Is Halloween bad news for the Jews?

Get a deep inside view of the history and commercialization of Halloween vs. the origins of the Jewish costume on Purim.Shira Nussdorf, 10/30/2015, 2:44 AM
So, where are you planning to be this Saturday?

So, where are you planning to be this Saturday?

Radio: an inside look at the official Shabbat Project with the Zionist leaders who Keep it Together.Shira Nussdorf, 10/22/2015, 10:27 PM
'Murder of a Jew is Unacceptable'

'Murder of a Jew is Unacceptable'

Friends at Shira Banki's funeral describe dreams of building a family as Orthodox Rabbi Shmuel Boteach declares her murder an abomination.Shira Nussdorf, 8/11/2015, 5:16 AM
A Closer Look at Chasidic Masters

A Closer Look at Chasidic Masters

Shira travels to Uman and investigates the unbelievably true stories of Chasidic masters who changed the face of the Jewish world forever.Shira Nussdorf, 7/29/2015, 3:43 AM
Can You Teach Old Daters New Tricks?

Can You Teach Old Daters New Tricks?

Rabbi Paysach Krohn, Steve Eisenberg and Leah Goldman solve the shidduch crisis 1 couple at a time by creating Jewish community activities.Shira Nussdorf, 6/20/2015, 8:44 PM
The Mystery of Free Will

The Mystery of Free Will

Rabbi Dr. Akiva Tatz discusses will, freedom and destiny.Shira Nussdorf, 6/3/2015, 3:16 AM
Red Alert: Red Cow in Lakewood

Red Alert: Red Cow in Lakewood

Herbert Celler, the owner of the only red cow in the whole world tells his story.Shira Nussdorf, 5/18/2015, 11:59 AM
What Really Happened Roadside to the Two Jews?

What Really Happened Roadside to the Two Jews?

What is the connection between the fake kidnapping in Israel and the two American Jews rescued by locals in the Southern heartland?Shira Nussdorf, 4/8/2015, 11:58 PM
The Miracle on the Plane to Kiev

The Miracle on the Plane to Kiev

Black Box Over Kiev reveals the miracle men that saved a plane by davening and learning the Torah of Rebbe Nachman on his birthday.Shira Nussdorf, 3/29/2015, 2:58 PM
Exclusive Tell All with Dov Lipman and Jewish Home

Exclusive Tell All with Dov Lipman and Jewish Home

The men behind the campaigns of former allies Yesh Atid and Jewish Home share their party's strategies.Shira Nussdorf, 3/20/2015, 8:29 AM
Members of Knesset Debate on the Israeli Economy

Members of Knesset Debate on the Israeli Economy

Shira Nussdorf and Gil Hoffman ask the MKs: How will they handle economy problems after the elections?Shira Nussdorf, 3/13/2015, 11:13 AM
Politicians Use Israel's Past to See Its Future

Politicians Use Israel's Past to See Its Future

Rabbi Yom Tov Glazer and the Jerusalem Chevra connect current events with the Purim storyShira Nussdorf, 3/5/2015, 9:46 PM
Naftali Bennett and Rav Doniel Katz

Naftali Bennett and Rav Doniel Katz

Can Naftali Bennett and Rabbi Doniel Katz remain humble in the spotlight? Comparing politics, the weekly Torah portion and the Purim story.Shira Nussdorf , 3/3/2015, 2:55 PM