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Rabbi Weinreb’s Parsha Column, Beha’alotcha
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It was a lesson I learned long ago, when I was a high school classroom teacher. I was new at this line of work, and found that my greatest challenge was to find ways to motivate the students. I tried various approaches, which all were basically attempts to motivate by giving. I tried giving special prizes and awards, granting extra privileges, and even resorting to outright bribery in order to get the students to pay attention, do their homework, and learn the subject matter.
Rabbi Weinreb’s Parsha Column, Bamidbar
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My first exposure to the study of the Bible was in the Yiddish language. We spoke only English at home, but almost all the teachers we had in the yeshiva I attended were Holocaust survivors who had escaped to the safety of these shores only a few years prior.
Rabbi Weinreb’s Parsha Column, Emor
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Although many of his adherents deny it, he definitely had an anti-Semitic streak and was at least, for a time, sympathetic to the Nazi cause. Yet he was one of the major psychological theorists of the 20th century, and I personally have found his insights into the human mind both fascinating and practical.
Rabbi Weinreb’s Parsha Column, Acharei Mot-Kedoshim
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It was a year when the holidays fell on the same days of the week as they do this year. The first day of Passover was on a Saturday, a Shabbat, so that Shavuot fell on a Sunday. Saturday night was the beginning of Shavuot. That calendar quirk provided the occasion for Babu to play a trick on me and my cousin Mati.
Rabbi Weinreb’s Parsha Column, Tazria-Metzorah
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Parshat Tazria-Metzorah To read more articles and essays by Rabbi Weinreb, visit his blog at www.ou.org/rabbi_weinreb. (Rabbi Tzvi Hersh Weinreb is the Executive Vice President Emeritus of the Orthodox Union) “The Knave” It was a year when the holidays fell on the same days of the week as they do this year. The first day […]
Rabbi Weinreb’s Parsha Column, Acharei Mot-Kedoshim
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Parshat Acharei Mot-Kedoshim May 5, 2012 To read more articles and essays by Rabbi Weinreb, visit his blog at www.ou.org/rabbi_weinreb. (Rabbi Tzvi Hersh Weinreb is the Executive Vice President Emeritus of the Orthodox Union) “The Knave” It was a year when the holidays fell on the same days of the week as they do this […]