Jewish Holidays

Rabbi Allen Schwartz – Bein Keseh L’Assor

October 12, 2005, by

Rabbi Allen Schwartz, from Congregation Ohab Zedek, NYC, talks at Adereth El Congregation, NY about Bein Keseh L’Assor – Between the Hidden Moon and the Tenth of the Month. Rosh Hashana is known as the Hidden Moon. You can’t miss the hidden nature of Rosh Hashana…

Rabbi Tzvi Flaum – Reflections on Teshuva

October 11, 2005, by

Rabbi Tzvi Flaum (Senior Rabbi, Congregation Kneseth Israel, Far Rockaway, NY) visits Young Israel of Jamaica Estates to deliver an inspiring message of Teshuva, according to the Rav’s conceptual analysis.

Rabbi Ari Berman – Self-Awareness and Awareness of Self

October 10, 2005, by

Rabbi Ari Berman, of the Jewish Center in Manhattan, visited the Kingsway Jewish Center in Brooklyn, NY to deliver divrei hitorerut during the Days of Awe 5766. He discussed the central feature of both Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur as teshuva. We associate viduy with teshuva, and on Yom Kippur we express teshuva though confessing […]

Rosh Hashanah Shiur – Rabbi Weinreb

September 29, 2005, by

Rabbi Weinreb discusses the role of simcha in the celebration of Rosh Hashanah. There is a paradox in many of our observances…sometimes we are asked to contain within our selves two emotions which are contradictory…one great example of this is Rosh Hashanah.

What If? – Rabbi Shimon Apisdorf

September 26, 2005, by

Rabbi Shimon Apisdorf, author of “The Survival Kit” series, discusses the shofar and its impact on us during the yomin norayim. Check out to transform your High Holiday experience.