29 Dec 2016

Download a printer friendly version here.   ‘The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common’. — Ralph Waldo Emerson Synopsis The prophecies of Zekharia occur after the destruction of the first Bet HaMikdash. The prophecy of our haftara tells Zion to rejoice, for the…

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10 Dec 2015

Printer Friendly Version “Don’t be afraid to see what you see.” ― Ronald Reagan President Reagan was my ‘first’ president. Although I was born in 1975 and the first six years of my life were during the Carter administration, the first president that I consciously followed was President Reagan….

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18 Dec 2014

It is better to light a candle than curse the darkness. — Eleanor Roosevelt The beauty and significance of Hanuka is often eclipsed by the famous eight-day miracle of the oil. By focusing on the miracle, we fail to focus on what led up to the miracle and the…

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