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Tzav-Zachor-Purim---Seize-the-Moment

no responses. March 6, 2017 Bentzion Shafier

Parshas Zochor- Seize the Moment


Parshas Zochor- Seize the Moment

On the 13th of Nissan, Haman approached Achashverosh with his plan: the complete annihilation of the Jewish people. Achasverosh agreed, and the wheels were set in […]

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Trumah---Hisdalus-for-a-Dvar-Mitzvah

no responses. February 27, 2017 Bentzion Shafier

Parshas Terumah: Hishtadlus for a Dvar Mitzvah


Parshas Terumah: Hishtadlus for a Dvar Mitzvah

  “And you shall make a menorah of pure gold, hammered out shall the menorah be made. Its base, its shaft, it cups, its knobs, and […]

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Parshas-Mishpatim---Hashem's-Love-of-Man

no responses. February 20, 2017 Bentzion Shafier

Parshas Mishpatim: The Infinite Love of our Creator


Parshas Mishpatim: The Infinite Love of our Creator

“When a man steals a cow or a sheep and he slaughters it or sells it, five cows shall he pay for the cow and four […]

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Yisro--Unimaginable-potential-of-man-1

no responses. February 13, 2017 Bentzion Shafier

Parshas Yisro: The Unimaginable Potential of Man


Parshas Yisro: The Unimaginable Potential of Man

    “And Yisro… heard that which HASHEM did for Moshe and Yisrael”   With these words, the Torah explains what motivated Yisro to join the […]

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Parshas-Bishalach---The-Merit-of-Trusting-Hashem

no responses. February 6, 2017 Bentzion Shafier

Parshas Beshalach: The Merit of Trusting Hashem


Parshas Beshalach: The Merit of Trusting Hashem

The Shmuz on the Parsha R’ Ben Tzion Shafier   And HASHEM said to Moshe, “Why shout at Me? Speak to the Jewish People and they […]

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Parshas-Bo--I'm-never-wrong

no responses. February 2, 2017 Bentzion Shafier

Parshas Bo: I'm Never Wrong


Parshas Bo: I'm Never Wrong

After a “Natural” disaster people speak with much greater reverence. Even normally arrogant people, after living through a hurricane, tidal wave, or earthquake, have a very […]

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ki-tavo

no responses. September 22, 2016 jrootradio

Parashat Ki Tavo - A True Blessing


Parashat Ki Tavo - A True Blessing

בָּר֥וּךְ אַתָּ֖ה בָּעִ֑יר וּבָר֥וּךְ אַתָּ֖ה בַּשָּׂדֶֽה Blessed are you in your coming and blessed are you in your going [28,6] The Torah tells us that if […]

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Parashat Reeh

no responses. August 29, 2016 jrootradio

Parashat Re’eh - Consumerism and the Overspent Generation


Parashat Re’eh - Consumerism and the Overspent Generation

Consumerism and the Overspent Generation “When HASHEM your G-d will broaden your boundary as He spoke to you, and you say, “I will eat meat,” for […]

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Eikev

no responses. August 29, 2016 jrootradio

Parashat Eikev - Completion


Parashat Eikev - Completion

פרשת עקב Completion כָּל־הַמִּצְוָ֗ה אֲשֶׁ֨ר אָֽנֹכִ֧י מְצַוְּךָ֛ הַיּ֖וֹם תִּשְׁמְר֣וּן לַֽעֲשׂ֑וֹת לְמַ֨עַן תִּֽחְי֜וּן וּרְבִיתֶ֗ם וּבָאתֶם֙ וִֽירִשְׁתֶּ֣ם אֶת־הָאָ֔רֶץ אֲשֶׁר־נִשְׁבַּ֥ע יְהֹוָ֖ה לַֽאֲבֹֽתֵיכֶֽם All the mitzvah that I am commanding […]

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Shabbos Nachamu

no responses. August 17, 2016 jrootradio

Shabbos Nachamu - Man: Preprogrammed for Greatness


Shabbos Nachamu - Man: Preprogrammed for Greatness

Before the makkah (disease) Hashem prepares the refuah (cure). Within last week’s haftarah warning us about the impending doom, we find a message of hope and […]

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