The Rabbi From Frankfurt

The Rabbi From Frankfurt

Many changes have rocked the world and the Jewish people. While this current pandemic is the latest in a number of world-shaking events, there have been other happenings in the past that have greatly changed the way the Jewish people have lived. From the success of...
PARSHA SUMMMARY: VAYIGASH

PARSHA SUMMMARY: VAYIGASH

With Yosef’s brothers accused of theft, Yehuda steps forward to ask Yosef for Binyamin’s release, offering himself instead. As a result, Yosef finally is convinced his brothers are different from when they cast him into the pit & he reveals his true...
As The Dreidel Spins

As The Dreidel Spins

Before the Festival of Lights starts to dim and go out, a parting thought….. We live in the age of emojis. The popularity of this modern-day variation on “a picture is worth a thousand words” is no doubt a by-product of our all-too harried lifestyle. Despite all the...
Parsha Summary: Vayeshev (And Shabbat Chanuka)

Parsha Summary: Vayeshev (And Shabbat Chanuka)

PARSHA SUMMMARY: VAYESHEV (AND SHABBAT CHANUKA) Chanuka begins this Thursday night (tomorrow); full Hallel is said each day of Chanuka, we add Al Ha-Nisim in the Amida and Birkat Ha-Mazon. In our Sedra, Yakov settles in Israel. Yosef tells his brothers his dream of...
Frozen Key Lime Pie

Frozen Key Lime Pie

Are you looking for a more citrus-y dessert to cap off your evening meals? Or do you just want a new kosher pie option for your future celebrations? Well, in this time of enforced indoor living, a breath of fresh new cuisine might be enough to get you out of your...