Seeing is not believing

Seeing is not believing

What we think of as regular, sometimes is extraordinary and what we see as extraordinary is often really regular.Rabbi Eli Hecht, 8/25/2020, 1:18 PM
Coping with fear

Coping with fear

In this period of sorrow for events that occurred to the Jewish people, remember that the Sages say that Mashiach is born on Tisha B'Av.!Rabbi Eli Hecht, 7/28/2020, 8:23 AM
Try to look for the bright side - and then bring that light to others

Try to look for the bright side - and then bring that light to others

I am less worried about the riots and the virus than about us taking responsibility for our actions and showing compassion for others.Rabbi Eli Hecht, 7/15/2020, 8:01 PM
The G-d Factor

The G-d Factor

Yes masks, no masks, stay home, go out, The debates go on all the time. Is there a Mayvin with the last word? Hashem runs the world, relax.Rabbi Eli Hecht, 6/30/2020, 2:58 PM
For Father's Day: Memories and a crucial question

For Father's Day: Memories and a crucial question

Father's Day can be joyful, bittersweet, and sometimes a source of perplexing dilemmas.G. Honigman & Rabbi E. Hecht, 6/21/2020, 11:00 PM
Riots, the Rebbe, and the Mayor

Riots, the Rebbe, and the Mayor

Mayor of New York, David Dinkins visited the Rebbe after the 1991 race riots that victimized Jews. Here is their conversation.Rabbi Eli Hecht, 6/10/2020, 6:34 PM
The synagogue with an eerie sound

The synagogue with an eerie sound

When entering the prayer room, you would hear a continuous sobbing sound.Rabbi Eli Hecht, 5/31/2020, 1:42 PM
Pesach Sheni: The world can change

Pesach Sheni: The world can change

A second Passover? We just celebrated Pesach a month ago and many of us never heard of a Second Pesach - a special kind of second chance.Rabbi Eli Hecht, 5/7/2020, 4:28 PM