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Love and Awe

Love and Awe

This week's article is by Rabbi Hanan Schlesinger Former Shaliach in Boca Raton (1998-2000) Currently Director of International Relations, Roots/Shorashim, 05/03/2020 14:04
Who really said Na'ase v'Nishma

Who really said Na'ase v'Nishma

This week's Dvar Torah is by Rabbi Dov Zemel, former Rosh Kollel in Atlanta 2002-2006, currently Customer Service Manager at Vernet Technologies and Rebbe at Yeshivat Migdal HaTorah. , 23/02/2020 10:00
Tu B'shvat – The Festival of Eretz Israel

Tu B'shvat – The Festival of Eretz Israel

This Dvar Torah was written by Rabbi Ronen Neuwirth, former Central Shaliach of Bnei Akiva North America, currently President of the Ve'Ahavta Movement in Tel Aviv., 10/02/2020 08:51
Sister of Nachshon

Sister of Nachshon

This week's Dvar Torah is by Mordechai Hadad, former Shaliach in Montreal (2016-17), currently a student in Ariel University., 23/01/2020 08:05
The heart of the lion

The heart of the lion

This week's Dvar Torah is by Rabbi Adam Friedmann, member of Yeshiva University Torah Mitzion Beit Midrash Zichron Dov in Toronto, currently studying at the Eretz Hemdah Institute., 13/01/2020 07:03
A shaliach's greatest challenge

A shaliach's greatest challenge

A dvar Torah written by Doni Cohen, former shaliach in Melbourne (2017 - 18), currently studying Political Science at Hebrew University., 15/12/2019 23:00
A eulogy for Tzippy and Noam Rachel

A eulogy for Tzippy and Noam Rachel

With permission, Arutz Sheva brings you the heartrending words of Rabbi Reuven Brand, head of YU and Torah Mitzion Kollel in Chicago. May their memory be for a blessing., 03/12/2019 13:46
Yaakov – A man of Emet

Yaakov – A man of Emet

Yaakov's behavior shows that even while impersonating his brother, he remained true to his real nature., 28/11/2019 11:29
What are we doing here? A look at Moshe's final message.

What are we doing here? A look at Moshe's final message.

In Israel, that is., 11/10/2019 12:02
Don't forget: Increasing good is the antidote to evil

Don't forget: Increasing good is the antidote to evil

This week's Dvar Torah is by Rabbi Benjy Levym CEO of Mosaic United, , 19/09/2019 05:01
The crucial need for self-awareness

The crucial need for self-awareness

"Self awareness - the decree of the hour", 11/09/2019 18:41
Thoughts on the rereading of the 10 Commandments, Aseret Hadibrot

Thoughts on the rereading of the 10 Commandments, Aseret Hadibrot

This week's dvar Torah is byy Rav Yehuda Susman, former Rosh Kollel (Chicago, 1999-2002), currently Rosh Yeshivat Eretz HaTzvi., 16/08/2019 10:28
The great journey

The great journey

This week's Dvar Torah is by Yedidya Bejell, former Shaliach in Chicago (2007-8), currently a structural engineer., 01/08/2019 14:26
Revelation and narrative: Chukat and Balak

Revelation and narrative: Chukat and Balak

Due to the gap between the Parasha reading in Israel and the one abroad, Torah Mitzion brings both., 11/07/2019 16:08
Majority rules?

Majority rules?

Due to the gap between the Parasha reading in Israel and the one abroad, Arutz Sheva brings articles on both. , 24/06/2019 17:30
We are all individuals, but we all need somebody to lean on

We are all individuals, but we all need somebody to lean on

Simon M. Jackson and Gina Junger wrote this weeks Divrei Torah, for Naso and Beha'alotcha respectively, due to the different readings in the Diaspora and Israel., 14/06/2019 12:55
Behar\Bechukotai: Healing the Spirit and Recalculating

Behar\Bechukotai: Healing the Spirit and Recalculating

Due to the gap between the Parasha reading in Israel and the one abroad, Torah thoughts for both parshot are posted here., 23/05/2019 06:00
Acharei Mot - Aaron;  Kedoshim - hechshers

Acharei Mot - Aaron; Kedoshim - hechshers

Due to the gap between the Parasha reading in Israel and the one abroad, articles for both parashot are published below:, 03/05/2019 15:34
What side of Jewish history are you on?

What side of Jewish history are you on?

The Chief Executive of the Mizrachi World Movement, Rav Doron Peretz: There need not be any contradiction between striving for human rights and universal justice and at the same time being loyal to one’s faith, people and land. , 21/04/2019 10:40
MIshkan, Mikdash and Moses

MIshkan, Mikdash and Moses

This week's Dvar Torah is by By Rabbi Ilan Goldman, former Rav-Shaliach, Bnei Akiva England, currently Executive Director, Project Aseret and head of Student Beit Midrash, Lod., 07/03/2019 13:59
Judiaism and slavery

Judiaism and slavery

This week's Dvar Torah is by Yonatan Sinclair, former Shaliach (Cape Town, 2004-05), currently Head of Hachshara Department, World Bnei Akiva., 31/01/2019 07:29
A nation of free slaves

A nation of free slaves

Every person is a slave - a slave to his country, to the society in which he lives, to the social frameworks to which he belongs, to the work in which he works, etc. Or is he?, 02/01/2019 19:51
The Pharaohs and the Jewish Kings: A study in contrast

The Pharaohs and the Jewish Kings: A study in contrast

This week's Dvar Torah is by Rabbi Jonathan Ziring,  former Sgan Rosh Beit Midrash (Toronto, 2015-18), currently Ra”m at Yeshivat Migdal HaTorah, Modiin. , 12/12/2018 19:03
Vayetze: The dream and the vow

Vayetze: The dream and the vow

How sure could Yaakov be that this is a true revelation from G-d and not just an internal wish?, 17/11/2018 22:00
What was wrong with the Tower of Babel?

What was wrong with the Tower of Babel?

The presentation of the story in the Torah leaves us with some fundamental questions. , 11/10/2018 07:09
Standing before Hashem

Standing before Hashem

We stand for hours in prayer on the High Holy Days, but how do we know if we are forgiven?, 13/09/2018 21:21
To give and to bring

To give and to bring

The final two personal mitzvot in the Torah and the Yamim Noraim., 31/08/2018 15:27
Who is 'Tamim'?

Who is 'Tamim'?

As the Holy Days approach, a message and challenge., 16/08/2018 22:32
Cheeseburgers and Moral Sensitivity

Cheeseburgers and Moral Sensitivity

This week's Dvar Torah is by Rabbi Yair Spitz, former shaliach as Principal of Yeshivat Bnei Akiva Ohr Haim, Toronto., 10/08/2018 08:03
The blessing of the shattered tablets

The blessing of the shattered tablets

In this week’s parsha, several questions arise from Moshe’s breaking of the tablets in response to the worshipping of the golden calf., 03/08/2018 11:38
Devarim: Jumping ahead, but landing behind

Devarim: Jumping ahead, but landing behind

A major setback is described by Moshe in his final words as contained in this Torah reading., 20/07/2018 12:03
Pushing but not too far

Pushing but not too far

Moses asks for a 'leader who goes out before them and come in before them.' What does that signify?, 06/07/2018 13:15
No such thing as deaf ears

No such thing as deaf ears

This week's article is by Rabbi Aaron Greenberg, JLIC rabbi in Toronto., 21/06/2018 00:46
"If G-d wants us" - Why 'if'?

"If G-d wants us" - Why 'if'?

This week's Dvar Torah is by Rav Baruch Winetraub, former Rosh Kollel in Toronto (2011-2014), currently Community Rabbi at Mevazer Tzion, Tel Mond and Ram in Yeshivat Orot Shaul, Kfar Batya., 07/06/2018 09:29
A grown-up view of G-d

A grown-up view of G-d

This week's Dvar Torah is by Rav Mordechai Torczyner,‏ Rosh Kollel YU TMT Zichron Dov, Toronto., 01/06/2018 15:43
Nimrod and the pig farm - in the Land He gave to Israel

Nimrod and the pig farm - in the Land He gave to Israel

Due to the discrepancy in the Torah reading between Eretz Yisrael and Chu"l we include a dvar Torah on both Parashot by young Israeli rabbis in the Torah Mitzion movement., 10/05/2018 12:03
A month full of potential - The land He gave to mankind

A month full of potential - The land He gave to mankind

Due to the discrepancy in the Torah reading between Eretz Yisrael and Chu"l we will feature a dvar Torah on both Parashot., 04/05/2018 15:57
Happy birthday to ... us!

Happy birthday to ... us!

This week's Dvar Torah is by Arik Speaker, Head of the International Mechina, World Bnei Akiva., 30/03/2018 16:01
Insight on incense

Insight on incense

This week's moving Dvar Torah is by Simon Jackson, legal adviser to Torah Mitzion., 02/03/2018 12:30
Of gold and wood

Of gold and wood

This week's Dvar Torah is by Aron Grossman, former Shaliach in Perth (2016-17)., 15/02/2018 08:18
Our everyday Covenant

Our everyday Covenant

This week's Dvar Torah is by Rabbi Binyamin Krausz, (2008-2011) former Rosh Kollel of Perth, Australia and today community Rabbi in Petach Tikva , 08/02/2018 18:40
Getting ready for Tu B'shvat: Mitzvot for the land of Israel

Getting ready for Tu B'shvat: Mitzvot for the land of Israel

This week's Dvar Torah is by Rabbi Moshe Bloom, former Rosh Kollel (Warsaw), head of the English department at Machon HaTorah Ve'Haaretz, The Institute for Torah and the Land of Israel. , 26/01/2018 10:25
A Zionist paradigm shift

A Zionist paradigm shift

This week's Dvar Torah is by Rabbi Yair Spitz, former shaliach as Principal of Yeshivat Bnei Akiva Ohr Haim, Toronto, 11/01/2018 07:42
G-d tries to kill Moses

G-d tries to kill Moses

This week's Dvar Torah is by Rabbi Hanan Schlesinger, former Shaliach in Boca Raton (1999-2007), currently Executive Director and Community Rabbinic Scholar of Dallas Kollel., 05/01/2018 13:27
Vayechi: The eternal life in this world

Vayechi: The eternal life in this world

This week's Dvar Torah is by Rabbi Dr. Yakov Nagen of Otniel hesder yeshiva. , 28/12/2017 07:53
A guide to living a life of emunah

A guide to living a life of emunah

This week's Dvar Torah is by Rav Avi Goldberg, former Rosh Kollel in Memphis (2008-2011), currently teacher at Himelfarb religious boys' high school in Jerusalem., 08/11/2017 16:28
When it's appropriate to question God

When it's appropriate to question God

This week's Dvar Torah is by Rabbi Dov Zemel, former Rosh Kollel in Atlanta 2002-2006, currently Customer Service Manager at Vernet Technologies and Rebbe at Yeshivat Migdal HaTorah., 02/11/2017 13:06
Go West, young man!

Go West, young man!

Thisweek's Dvar Torah is by Rabbi Baruch Weintraub former Ass't. Rosh Beit Midrash, Toronto (2011-2014), currently Rabbi of Tel Mond, 29/10/2017 20:18
Be happy

Be happy

On the reading of Ecclesiastes on Shabbat Chol Hamoed of Sukkot by Rav Gideon Weitzman, former Rosh Kollel in Kansas City, currently head of the English Speaking Section of the Puah Institute., 06/10/2017 07:56
A misplaced fast

A misplaced fast

This Dvar Torah is by Rabbi Ilan Goldman, former Rav-Shaliach, Bnei Akiva England, currently at Project Aseret Hadibrot., 24/09/2017 14:29
​​​​​​​Bikkurim: Past, Present and Future

​​​​​​​Bikkurim: Past, Present and Future

This week's Dvar Torah is by Shira Sohn, former national service volunteer at Torah Mitzion and currently a student at Tel Aviv University., 07/09/2017 09:26
Moving out of exile - challenge and responsibility

Moving out of exile - challenge and responsibility

This week's Dvar Torah is by Dani Eisenstock, former Shaliach in Kansas City (2002-3), currently Director of Marketing and Sales at travelinsuranceisrael.com and Groups Facilitator at Gesher. , 24/08/2017 12:13
Refuting the Christian interpretation to Bilam's Prophecy 

Refuting the Christian interpretation to Bilam's Prophecy 

This week's Dvar Torah is by Rabbi Dr. Yossef Slotnick, Rosh Kollel, Capetown (1997-1999), currently Ra”m in Yeshivat Ma'ale Gilboa, 07/07/2017 06:19
Behar-Bechukotai: Usury and the Land of Israel

Behar-Bechukotai: Usury and the Land of Israel

This week's article is by Rabbi Jake Vidomlanski, former Shaliach in Cleveland (1998-1999), currently Director of Shana Bet program at Yeshivat Lev HaTorahand Sgan Rosh Moshava IO., 19/05/2017 14:20
Brachot and offerings

Brachot and offerings

This week's Dvar Torah is by Eli Lipschitz, former Shaliach (Washington 2003-04), currently cadet at Israel's Ministry of Foreign Affairs., 01/04/2017 20:33
If you build it, He will come: The macro and micro of the Mishkan   

If you build it, He will come: The macro and micro of the Mishkan  

This week's Dvar Torah is by Rabbi Yehuda Susman, former Rosh Kollel in Chicago (1999-2002), currently Rosh Yeshivat Eretz HaTzvi, Jerusalem., 05/03/2017 00:05
“Go according to the majority” But first know the 49 vs 49!

“Go according to the majority” But first know the 49 vs 49!

This week's Dvar Torah is by Rabbi Daniel Roth, former Shaliach in New York (1998-1999), founder and director of the Pardes Institute for Jewish Studies Center for Judaism and Conflict Resolution, 23/02/2017 14:36