Sabbath Week

A Godly Way To Comfort

07/31/2012
Special To The Jewish Week

Candlelighting, Readings:
Shabbat candles: 7:51 p.m.
Torah: Deuteronomy 3:23-7:11
Haftarah: Isaiah 40:1-26
Havdalah: 8:53 p.m.  
           

Rabbi Lawrence A. Hoffman

Rising From The Grave

07/24/2012
Special To The Jewish Week

Candlelighting, Readings:
Shabbat candles: 7:58 p.m.
Torah: Deut. 1:1-3:22
Haftarah: Isaiah 1:1-27
Havdalah: 9:02 p.m.

Like most Jews, I grew up with memories of events that I never experienced. I remember being a slave in Egypt. I remember the Holocaust. I remember my family’s immigration journey to America. I remember the founding of the State of Israel.

Rabbi Jill Jacobs

When War Includes Women And Children

07/17/2012
Special To The Jewish Week

Candlelighting, Readings:
Shabbat candles: 8:04 p.m.
Torah: Numbers 30:2 - 36:13 
Haftarah: Jeremiah 2:4-28;
3:4; 4:1-2
Havdalah: 9:09 p.m.    

Shlomo Riskin

The First Shlemiel: What’s In A Name?

07/11/2012
Special To The Jewish Week

Candlelighting, Readings:
Shabbat candles: 8:09 p.m.
Torah: Numbers 25:10-30:1
Haphtara: I Kings 18:46-19:21
Havdalah: 9:12 p.m. 

Rabbi Zev Brenner

When A Donkey Sees What A Prophet Won’t

07/03/2012
Special To The Jewish Week

Candlelighting, Readings:
Shabbat candles: 8:12 p.m.
Torah: Num. 22:2-25:9
Haftarah: Micha 5:6-6:8
Havdalah: 9:19 p.m

Ora Horn Prouser

The Shoah And The Unfathomable

06/26/2012
Special To The Jewish Week
Candlelighting, Readings: Shabbat candles: 8:13 p.m. Torah: Numbers 19:1-22:1 Haftarah: Judges 11:1-33 Havdalah: 9:21 p.m.              
Shlomo Riskin

Arguments For The Sake Of Heaven

06/19/2012
Special To The Jewish Week

Candlelighting, Readings:
Shabbat candles: 8:13 p.m.
Torah: Numbers 16:1-18:32
Haftarah:
I Samuel 11:14-12:22
Havdalah: 9:22 p.m.

Rabbi Lawrence A. Hoffman

The Grasshoppers Come To Zero

06/12/2012
Special To The Jewish Week

Candlelighting, Readings:
Shabbat candles: 8:11 p.m.
Torah: Num. 13:1-15:41
Haftarah: Joshua 2:1-24
Havdalah: 9:20 p.m.     

c begins with the saga of the spies’ report about the land of Israel. On the eve of the Jewish people’s preparation to enter Eretz Yisrael, 12 spies, each representing a tribe, were sent to survey the land. Upon their return, ten of the twelve deliver very negative news: It will be impossible for the Jewish people to overcome and conquer the land from the nations living there.

Adena Berkowitz

A Rebbe For A New Generation

06/05/2012
Special To The Jewish Week

Candlelighting, Readings:
Shabbat candles: 8:08 p.m.
Torah: Num 8:1-12:16
Haftarah: Zechariah 2:14-4:7
Havdalah: 9:16 p.m. 

The Jewish people seemed poised for entry into the Promised Land when suddenly the nation became a group of kvetchers, “The people were as murmurers, speaking evil in the ears of the Lord… saying ‘who will feed us meat? … Remember the fish which we ate in Egypt for free, the cucumbers, the watermelons, the onions and the garlic?’” [Numbers 11:1-5]

Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

A Nazir’s Guide For The Activist

05/29/2012
Special To The Jewish Week

Candlelighting, Readings:
Shabbat candles: 8:03 p.m.
Torah: Num. 4:21-7:89
Haftarah: Judges 13:2-25
Havdalah: 9:07 p.m.

Rabbi Ari Weiss
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