Elul Thoughts: Part III – Third in a series on thoughts for the month of Elul by Rochi Lerner, host of Torah Sessions on OURadio.org. How can we be commanded to feel an emotion – to love God? The more we strive to know Him, the more we will come to love Him. For part […]
For part 1 click here In the Rosh Hashanah Mussaf we discuss the themes of Malchuyot, Zichronot, & Shofarot in the past, present, and future for a prayer that transcends time. Presented by Rabbi Yaakov Mendelson, Rabbinic Coordinator, OU Kosher.
A Look at Sefer Bamidbar, when an entire nation of people became Baalei Teshuva. Lessons learned to incorporate into the time of reflection prior to Rosh Hashana. Presented by Rabbi Steve Burg, NCSY International Director at Yeshiva University on September 24, 2008.
Preparing to approach God – to be in a place where we can approach God without fear and with joy. Second in a series on thoughts for the month of Elul by Rochi Lerner, host of Torah Sessions on OURadio.org. During Elul we try to search for God, to align our hearts and mind with […]
Blasting your own shofar and hearing God’s call. On Rosh HaShana we are commanded to HEAR the call of the shofar. We recognize when we sound the shofar we aren’t just making music, it’s God calling us. A look at the shofar on Rosh Hashana with Rabbi Shmuel Herzfeld, Rabbi of OU Synagogue Ohev Sholom/The National […]
An important part of commitment for the future is taking responsibility for what we have done. We also have to stop blaming others for our errors. Fourth in a series on repentance by Rabbi Moishe Lichtenstein, host of Water-Cooler Questions on OURadio.org. Email questions to firstname.lastname@example.org. For part 1 click here For part 2 click […]
For part 1 click here What do we mean when we say that Hashem remembers? How to live a life that will be remembered, that doesn’t just exist in the right here and now. Esther Wein’s new shiur for Elul.