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Psalm 119: “I arose...and cried out; I hope for Your word.”

Psalm 119: “I arose...and cried out; I hope for Your word.”

Torah from Israel's first chief rabbi: When did David arise during the night to meditate and pray? And what did it signify?Rabbi Avraham HaCohen Kook, 02/05/2021 17:07
Watch: President Rivlin reads Psalms on Yom HaZikaron

Watch: President Rivlin reads Psalms on Yom HaZikaron

President Rivlin participated in an initiative to read Psalms on Yom HaZikaron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/04/2021 10:41
Psalm 104: Let sin be uprooted

Psalm 104: Let sin be uprooted

Torah from Israel's frst Chief Rabbi and iconic leader of Religious Zionism: "Why didn't Rabbi Meir think of his wife's solution himself?"Rabbi Avraham HaCohen Kook, 14/02/2021 21:41
Psalm 41: God sustains the ill

Psalm 41: God sustains the ill

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, iconic leader of Religious Zionism: 'In what way does G-d come to the aid of those who are ill?'Rabbi Avraham HaCohen Kook, 05/02/2021 13:13
Psalm 115: The Earth is entrusted to us

Psalm 115: The Earth is entrusted to us

Israel's first Chief Rabbi and iconic leader of Religious Zionism: How much should we be involved in this world and its pleasures?Rabbi Avraham HaCohen Kook, 21/11/2020 23:59
Psalm 3: The enemy from within

Psalm 3: The enemy from within

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, iconic leader of Religious Zionism: Sometimes our greatest enemy comes from within.Rabbi Avraham HaCohen Kook, 02/11/2020 16:58
A light unto the nations

A light unto the nations

We are creating now the world in which the next generation will be living.  How do we want it to look?Dr. Devorah Ungar, 28/10/2020 14:20
Psalm 95: Bowing Before Our Maker

Psalm 95: Bowing Before Our Maker

Israel's first Chief Rabbi and the iconic leader of Religious Zionism on controlling the soul's emotions.Rabbi Avraham HaCohen Kook, 24/10/2020 21:02
 Psalm 81: Aiming for greatness

Psalm 81: Aiming for greatness

Encouragement from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the iconic leader of Religious Zionism.Rabbi Avraham HaCohen Kook, 11/09/2020 15:59
For Elul: Psalm 27- Tenacious prayer

For Elul: Psalm 27- Tenacious prayer

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi: The essence of prayer is incremental.Rabbi Avraham HaCohen Kook, 06/09/2020 11:26
Rosh Chodesh Elul: Hashem is my Light and Salvation

Rosh Chodesh Elul: Hashem is my Light and Salvation

Beginning Friday, we will say Psalm 27 each day until Hoshana Rabba. This year it will have special meaning.Rabbi Ronen Neuwirth, 19/08/2020 22:00
Psalm 20: Grasping the middle of the beam

Psalm 20: Grasping the middle of the beam

Psalm 20 explained by Israel's first Chief Rabbi and iconic leader of Religious Zionism: Why call out to Jacob's God in times of distress?Rabbi Avraham HaKohen Kook, 16/08/2020 06:14
Psalm 5: Awakening Love and Awe‏

Psalm 5: Awakening Love and Awe‏

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the iconic leader of Religious Zionism.Rabbi Avraham HaCohen Kook, 26/06/2020 16:00
Degrees of punishment

Degrees of punishment

The main avenue of sin is the international body that incorporates 193 nations, The United Nations..Rabbi Nachman Kahana, 31/05/2020 14:53
'Survivor' contestant suggests burning Psalms

'Survivor' contestant suggests burning Psalms

Reality show contestant sparks controversy by suggesting contestants burn book of Psalms.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/05/2020 16:26
Never Give Up, Psalm 118 (Official Music Video) by Jeremy Gimpel

Never Give Up, Psalm 118 (Official Music Video) by Jeremy Gimpel

With families stuck together this is the perfect time to pray together. Psalm 118 contains an eternal message of hope from G-d., 19/03/2020 17:12
Hassidic Rebbes concerned: 'Say Psalms'

Hassidic Rebbes concerned: 'Say Psalms'

Belz Hasidim read chapter 121 in Psalms: 'I lift my eyes to the mountains; from where does my help come?' as Hasidic Council does same.Mordechai Sones, 12/09/2019 14:59
Listen to King David's Psalms in the very place he composed them

Listen to King David's Psalms in the very place he composed them

Jeremy Gimpel composes and sings songs based on the Psalms in the very Judean mountains where King David wrote them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/08/2019 17:26
Jerusalem, the highest level of joy

Jerusalem, the highest level of joy

We are always to remember that Zion is our true home, not Babylon or America, and we are to set our love for Jerusalem above our highest joy. Tzvi Fishman, 12/05/2018 23:47
Watch: Saban Forum guests sing Psalm together

Watch: Saban Forum guests sing Psalm together

MK Elazar Stern, former IDF Chief of Staff Gabi Ashkenazi and other senior officials visit new Museum of the Bible in Washington.Reut Hadar, 04/12/2017 02:03
King David’s politically-incorrect response to terror

King David’s politically-incorrect response to terror

I turned to David’s Psalms (as we all do) when I found myself so lacking in my response. David would know what to say. He always does. Jack Engelhard, 21/01/2016 10:43
Activists Halt Distribution of Phony Tehillim

Activists Halt Distribution of Phony Tehillim

Yad L'Achim inundated with phone calls after missionary group attempts to convert Jews with a deceitful version of a classic Jewish text.Moshe Cohen, 07/07/2015 15:41
Herzog: I Will Keep Jerusalem Safe

Herzog: I Will Keep Jerusalem Safe

Yitzchak Herzog paid a visit to the Kotel on Sunday, where he proclaimed his loyalty to the holy site and said he prays daily.Yaakov Levi, 15/03/2015 21:33
Rare Book of Psalms Sells for Record $14.2 Million

Rare Book of Psalms Sells for Record $14.2 Million

The world's most valuable printed book was auctioned Tuesday. Printed 1640, it is thought to be first book printed in what is now the US.Ari Yashar, 27/11/2013 13:44
Soldiers Keep Up Spirit with Song and Faith

Soldiers Keep Up Spirit with Song and Faith

A video posted to YouTube shows soldiers in southern Israel keeping up their spirits by singing and dancing in an expression of their faith.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/11/2012 06:13
PA Video Mimics Psalms: 'If I Forget You, Al Quds'

PA Video Mimics Psalms: 'If I Forget You, Al Quds'

Now, Arabs try to steal the Bible. PA TV has produced a video song with a Muslim version of Psalm 137Gil Ronen, 19/03/2012 15:06
‘Reading Psalms is a Journey’

‘Reading Psalms is a Journey’

Singer Baruch Brenner is recording an album of original Jewish music based on the Book of Psalms. "With each Psalm you enter a world," he says.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 07/07/2011 05:11
PA: Psalm 137 a 'Crusader Saying

PA: Psalm 137 a 'Crusader Saying

PA TV publicizes an Arab 'research' claim that Psalm 137 "If I forget three, o Jerusalem" was written by a crusader in the Middle Ages.Gabe Kahn., 10/06/2011 15:12
Temple Gate Psalms Greet New Mon

Temple Gate Psalms Greet New Mon

More than 1,000 Jews, under heavy security against Arab violence, sang and prayed Monday night in a march around ancient gates to the Temple Mount.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 17/11/2009 12:10