A Message from Rabbi Gidon Goldberg, Head of School (11/4/22)Submitted by rabbigoldberg on Fri, 11/04/2022 - 10:46am
Avrohom was 99 years old when he was told to circumcise himself. Although חז“ל teach us that Avrohom fulfilled the entire Torah before he was commanded to do so, he did not perform bris milah until he received the mitzvah. The Medrash implies that Avrohom was hesitant about fulfilling the command of circumcision...
A Message from Rabbi Gidon Goldberg, Head of School (10/28/22)Submitted by rabbigoldberg on Wed, 10/26/2022 - 7:30am
It’s quite amazing that even after the absolute destruction caused by the Flood, as detailed in this week’s parshah, the people were able to band together to rebel, as we see from the story of מגדל בבל.
"ויאמר ה‘ הן עם אחד ושפה אחת לכלם - And Hashem said, ‘Behold, they are one people with one language for...
A Message from Rabbi Gidon Goldberg, Head of School (10/7/22)Submitted by rabbigoldberg on Tue, 10/04/2022 - 9:03am
Have you ever noticed that there is no טוב יום commemorating the miracles performed for בני ישראל in the מדבר except for Sukkos, which commemorates the Sukkah - the huts in the desert. There is no יום טוב for the miracles, such as the daily provision of the מן and the water!
In the case of the מן, we find that in...