Amalek

Shabbat Zachor: Perverted compassion

Shabbat Zachor: Perverted compassion

Amalek’s attack was hatred for hatred's sake, cruelty for the sake of cruelty. Pity for bloodthirsty murderers is the ultimate cruelty.Daniel Pinner, 2/19/2021, 10:18 AM
Victory over Amalek - tracking down Rudolf Hoess

Victory over Amalek - tracking down Rudolf Hoess

Two children were born within 3 years of each other: Kalman Abrahams in England, and Rudolf Höess, the Amalekite, in Germany.Rivka Abrahams, 2/17/2021, 11:24 AM
What we remember, what we forget

What we remember, what we forget

This week we read the commandment to remember Amalek. We remember Amalek because that is the memory that safeguards us.Rabbi Dr. Eliyahu Safran, 8/27/2020, 4:00 PM
You can become Mashiach

You can become Mashiach

Instead of just waiting, let’s make Mashiach's job easier!Shmuel Sackett, 6/16/2020, 11:08 PM
Purim and Amalek: I do not forgive and I do not forget

Purim and Amalek: I do not forgive and I do not forget

What’s most amazing is that this war with Amalek continues—that the world is still so concerned with the fate of Israel and the small number of Jews in the world who do not even amount to a percentage of error when calculating the world’s population.Rabbi Dr. Bernard H. Rosenberg, 3/8/2020, 9:00 PM
The parsha and current events: Do not forget!

The parsha and current events: Do not forget!

Why is there a mitzva to remember and destroy Amalek, shouldn't the mitzva be to destroy Amalek?Rabbi Nachman Kahana, 11/22/2018, 12:31 PM
Do not forget!

Do not forget!

You shall blot out the memory of Amalek from under heaven. Do not forget!  Is Iran incorrigible and a modern Amalek? Torah thought in memory of my father, a”h.Professor Gerald Aranoff, 2/26/2018, 7:01 AM
Selected halakhot for Parashat Zachor and the Fast of Esther

Selected halakhot for Parashat Zachor and the Fast of Esther

This Shabbat, the one preceding the Purim holiday, is one on which one should make every effort to go to synagogue to hear the story of Amalek. Here is why. And this coming Wednesday is the Fast of Esther. Halakha Hotline, 2/23/2018, 8:35 AM
The Amalek of today

The Amalek of today

Yaffa Shoukroun, seriously injured in Naharayim attack,says the release of terrorist who killed 3 of her pupils "ruined our Purim."Yoel Domb, 3/12/2017, 12:25 PM
Shas Rabbi: Religious Zionists 'Animals,' 'Idiots'

Shas Rabbi: Religious Zionists 'Animals,' 'Idiots'

Event in Beit Shemesh held for hareidi mayoral candidate Mayor Moshe Abutbul degenerates as Rabbi calls government 'Amalek'.Tova Dvorin, 3/9/2014, 3:16 PM
Amalek vs. the Jewish People

Amalek vs. the Jewish People

The Almighty created adversaries, challengers, opponents and antagonists who are charged with trying to prevent us, individually and collectively, from fulfilling our mission.Rabbi Nachman Kahana, 1/16/2014, 12:09 PM
Bayit Yehudi, Shas Making Peace

Bayit Yehudi, Shas Making Peace

Rabbi Ovadia Yosef hosted MK Rabbi Eli Ben Dahan at his home and said he actually likes Bayit Yehudi.Arutz Sheva, 8/20/2013, 1:11 PM
Ki Teitse: Remember, Forget, and Remember

Ki Teitse: Remember, Forget, and Remember

The Torah tells us to consciously remember six events.Daniel Pinner, 8/15/2013, 6:43 PM
Shas Backpedals on Religious Zionists as ‘Amalek’

Shas Backpedals on Religious Zionists as ‘Amalek’

Shas party Spiritual Leader Rabbi Ovadia Yosef tries to minimize damage from a charge labeling religious Zionist rabbis as ‘Amalek.’Chana Ya'ar, 7/21/2013, 9:07 AM