Rebbetzin Smiles explores the act of Nadav and Avihu bringing Ketoret, and their subsequent deaths.
In this class, we explore the connection between Adam Harishon, Adam, and the korbanot, sacrifices.
In this class (shiur) Rebbetzin Tzipora Heller sums up the topic of respect in the book Ohel Rachel
In this class (shiur) Rebbetzin Tziporah Heller discusses mutuality and respect in the home from the book Ohel Rachel
In this class (shiur) Rebbetzin Tziporah Heller continues in the book of Ohel Rachel and this weeks topic is Mutuality
In this class (shiur) Rebbetzin Tziporah Heller discusses the third part of the book Derech Hashem which discusses the human soul Ruach Hakodesh and supernatural events
In this class (shiur) Rebbetzin Shira Smiles discusses Parshat Emor
Discusses Parshat Teruma
In this class (shiur) Mrs/ Shira Smiles discusses Parshat Mishpatim
Wrapping up Perek 81, Rabbi David analyzes the use of the word “shema”, listen, in the perek, and the connection between its two parts.
In this class, Rabbi David discusses Tehillim Perek 81. This perek, said as the Shir Shel Yom of Thursday, describes the joy and ecstasy of praising Hashem and at the same time serves as a warning to Am Yisrael to stay on the right track.
Focusing once again on Perek 94, Rabbi David focuses on the theme of the perek, exploring the time old question of “tzaddik v’ra lo.”
Continuing with the theme of Shir Shel Yom, Rabbi David analyzes Tehillim Perek 94 with its theme of the often confusing elements of good and bad in this world.
In this class, Rabbi Avishai David discusses Tehillim Perek 82. This perek, said every week as a shir shel yom, expresses the theme of justice and truth within our ideal world.
In analyzing the Tefillah of Ashrei, we gain an appreciation of G-d’s transcendence and at the same time His focus on each individual.
Tehillim Perek 145 is familiar to all as the tefillah of Ashrei. In this class, Rabbi Avishai David analyzes and explores the significance of this essential prayer.
In light of the previous classes on Perek 107, the obligation of “birkat hagomel” is analyzed from a halachic perspective.
Continuing from last week, Rabbi David delves into the historical background of Tehillim Perek 107.
Throughout life we encounter difficult situations and rely on G-d to help save us. There are four specific circumstances in which one is obligated to thank Hashem for His salvation. In his discussion on Tehillim Perek 107, Rabbi David details these situations and describes one’s obligation of gratitude toward the Almighty.
In this shiur on Tehillim Perek 24, Rabbi Avishai David expounds on the theme of “malchiot.”
Rabbi Avishai David presents a “pshat” based analysis of perek 24 of Tehillim.
Rabbi Avishai David discusses Tehillim Perek 122 which speaks about the joy and beauty of Yerushalayim.
In this class (shiur) Rebbetzin Leah Kohn discusses the Jews camping in the dessert
In this class (shiur) Rebbetzin Leah Kohn discusses the connecting thread throughout Chumadh Bamidbar
In this class (shiur) on Parshat Ki Tavo, Mrs. Shira Smiles discusses what Moshe told the Jewish people, “Hashem did not give you a heart to know or eyes to see or ears to hear until this day.” Did Hashem refuse to give them the ability to understand what these miracles meant to His relationship to Bnei Yisroel? What was different on this day that changed the present dynamic?
In this class (shiur) Rebbetzin Shira Smiles discusses Parshat Ki Teitsei
In this class (shiur) Rebbetzin Shira Smiles discusses Parshat Korach
In this class (shiur) Rebbetzin Shira Smiles discusses Parshat Shlach
In this class (shiur) on Parshat Behaaloscha, Mrs. Shira Smiles discusses the verse describing how the Jewish people left Har Sinai on which the Ramban cites the Midrash that they fled like children escaping from school.
In this class (shiur) on Parshat Bamidbar Mrs. Shira Smiles discusses the counting of the tribe of Levi and the significance of inspiring our children to love Hashem