HaRav Avraham Yitzchak HaCohen Kook zts"l

Tisha B'Av: The beauty of the Universe

Thoughts for the Ninth of Av fast from israel's first Chief Rabbi, iconic leader and founder of Religious Zionism., 8/9/2019, 9:23 AM

Mattot: No excuses for remaining outisde the land!

Torah from israel's first Chief Rabbi., 7/26/2019, 3:43 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., 7/19/2019, 10:22 AM

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., 7/12/2019, 4:53 PM

Chukat: Religious Rage

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 7/5/2019, 6:58 PM

Korach: The lesson of ma'aser

Torah insights from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 6/28/2019, 4:53 PM

Shlach: Repairing the Sin of the Spies 

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, iconic founder of Religious Zionism and Yeshivat Merkaz Harav., 6/21/2019, 11:43 AM

Beha'alotecha: The seven lamps of the Menorah

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi and the iconic founder of Religious Zionism., 6/14/2019, 1:04 PM

For Shavuot: The king's Torah scroll

Torah from israel's first Chief Rabbi, who, presciently, talks about the obligations of the head of government in a Torah state. Thoughts for the Shavuot holiday., 6/7/2019, 11:30 AM

The holiness of Sinai

Unlike Jerusalem’s permanent holiness, the holiness of Mount Sinai was temporary, lasting only for the duration of Matan Torah, the Revelation of the Torah at Sinai. Torah from israel's first Chief Rabbi., 5/31/2019, 5:33 PM

Bechukotai: Eternal Inheritance 

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the iconic founder of Israeli Religious Zionism., 5/24/2019, 10:41 AM

Behar: Shmitah - Window to the futur

Torah from Israel's first cheif rabbi., 5/17/2019, 3:34 PM

Israel Independence Day: Redeeming the Land

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 5/9/2019, 6:37 PM

Kedoshim: First impressions

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 5/5/2019, 10:36 AM

Pesach: The strong Hand and the outstretched Arm

A Pesach message from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the iconic leader and founder of Religious Zionism., 4/19/2019, 4:07 PM

G-d's tefillin

, 4/14/2019, 6:51 AM

Tazria: A return to Ritual Purity 

Torah from Israel's first chief rabbi., 4/5/2019, 11:11 AM

Shemini: The error of Nadav and Avihu

Torah insights from Israel's iconic first Chief Rabbi., 3/29/2019, 9:44 AM

Purim Go gather all the Jews

Prescient words from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, Torah luminary, founder of Religious Zionism, poet and philosopher., 3/21/2019, 12:14 PM

Vayikra: Sacrifices vs. Fasting

Torah from Israel's first Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi, iconic founder and leader of Religious Zionism, poet, philosopher and halakhic sage., 3/15/2019, 8:54 AM

Pekudei: Always on his mind

Torah from Israel's first chief rabbi, the iconic founder of Religious Zionism as we know it., 3/8/2019, 2:19 PM

Vayakhel: Two layers of wisdom

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the iconic founder of Religious Zionism as we know it today., 3/1/2019, 4:20 PM

Tetzaveh: The High Priest's golden crown

Torah from Israel's first Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi., 2/15/2019, 12:51 PM

 Shabbat: What is true success?

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 2/8/2019, 1:30 PM

Mishpatim: Tablets of stone

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the founder of Religious Zionism as we know it today., 2/1/2019, 8:22 AM

Coercion at Sinai

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 1/25/2019, 3:06 PM

Beshalach: The inner song of the soul

Torah from Israel's first chief rabbi., 1/18/2019, 2:17 PM

Bo: The birth of a nation

Torah from Israel's first Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi, the iconic founder of today's Religious Zionism., 1/11/2019, 10:00 AM

Moshe and Aaron's leadership

Psalm 99 appears to put Samuel on equal footing with Moses and Aaron. , 1/4/2019, 2:48 PM

Shemot: True Humility

Torah from Israel's first Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi, the founder of Religious Zionism., 12/28/2018, 12:15 PM

Psalm 31: "My times are in Your hand"

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 12/21/2018, 2:33 PM

The single light of Hanukkah

Torah from Israel's first Ashkenazic Chief Rabbi., 12/5/2018, 2:17 PM

Vayeishev: The Nature of Exile 

Torah from israel's first Chief Rabbi., 11/30/2018, 1:48 PM

Vayishlach: Reliance on miracles

Torah from the first Chief Rabbi of Israel., 11/23/2018, 2:59 PM

Prayer: Free expression of the inner soul

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 11/16/2018, 3:00 PM

Toldot: Abraham kept Mitzvot 

Torah from Israel's first Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi, the iconic founder of Religious Zionism., 11/9/2018, 3:45 PM

Chayei Sarah: Guarding the inner child

Torah from Israel's first Ashkenazic Chief Rabbi, iconic founder of Relgious Zionism., 11/2/2018, 10:51 AM

Vayeira: Preparing for the Akeidah

Torah from Israel's first Ashkenazic Chief Rabbi, the iconic founder of Religious Zionism., 10/26/2018, 3:11 PM

Lech Lecha: Be complete

Torah from Israels first Chief Rabbi, founder of Religious Zionism., 10/19/2018, 12:51 PM

Two songs for two worlds 

Torah from Israel's first Ashkenazic chief rabbi, the iconic founder of Religious Zionism., 10/12/2018, 4:18 PM

Bereishith: Creation of the universe - twice 

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the iconic founder of Religious Zionism., 10/5/2018, 2:55 PM

Sukkot and the Land of Israel

Torah inbued with love of Eretz Yisrael from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, iconic founder of religious Zionism in the Land of Israel., 9/23/2018, 4:31 PM

Haazinu: How do we serve G-d?

, 9/21/2018, 2:57 PM

The Holy King

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the iconic founder of Religious Zionism in Israel., 9/13/2018, 9:42 PM

Rosh Hashanah: The music of Teshuvah

Words of Torah for the New Year from Israel's late first iconic Chief Rabbi, the founder of Religious Zionism in Israel., 9/9/2018, 3:03 PM

A different kind of Viduy

Torah from israel's iconic first Chief Rabbi, founder of Merkaz Harav yeshiva in Jerualem., 8/31/2018, 4:05 PM

Shoftim: The murderer's admission

Torah thoughts from Israel's first Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi, the iconic founder and leader of today's Religious Zionism., 8/17/2018, 3:48 PM

Psalm 33: Our inner source of trust

Torah and faith from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the Torah luminary who was also the iconic founder of Religious Zionism., 8/5/2018, 7:43 AM

Vaetchanan, Shabbat Nachamu: : Cleaving to God

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 7/27/2018, 1:50 PM

Tisha B'Av: The dark watches of the night

Immortal words by Israel's first Ashkenazic Chief Rabbi, the iconic founder of Religious Zionism., 7/21/2018, 9:45 PM

Atonement for the soldiers

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the iconc founder of Religious Zionism., 7/13/2018, 5:58 PM

Pinchas: Atonement for the New Moon

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, iconic founder of Religious Zionism., 7/6/2018, 3:35 PM

 Psalm 97: Light sown for the Tzaddik

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the founder of Relligious Zionist thought and Merkaz Harav Yeshiva., 7/1/2018, 10:07 AM

 Chukat: The Book of God's Wars

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi., 6/22/2018, 8:18 AM

The secret of the incense

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the father of Religious Zionism and the Chief Rabbinate., 6/15/2018, 2:39 PM