Messages from the Rabbi: Archives

May 2018, Parshat Behar-Bechukotai

Dear Friends, This week is the double Parsha of Behar-Bechukotai. In some years the distance between Israel and the Diaspora is felt when the Torah readings remain “out of sync”…

May 2018, Lag BaOmer & Parshat Emor

Dear Friends, This week Jewish communities around the world celebrate Lag Baomer, the 33rd day of the Omer, with bonfire celebrations. Aside from being one of the busiest days of…

April 2018, Message from Rabbi Shneur from Israel

Dear friends, This week’s piece holds special meaning for me in a number of ways. First, it is my first bit of communication to you dear friends since taking leave…