Shabbat Shalom!

This week’s Torah Portion is Yitro and the reading is Exodus 18:1-20:23 .  Here is a brief commentary by Baruch. In this week’s parasha the Ten Commandments appear. They also appear in the book of Deuteronomy. However it is important to note that there are some slight differences between these two accounts. In this short article

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Shabbat Shalom!

This week’s Torah Portion is Beshalach, which is the reading of Exodus 13:17-17:16.  Here is a brief commentary from Baruch: In this week Torah portion, one learns about the uniqueness of the Shabbat. It is clear from many places in the Scriptures that the Shabbat is connected to rest. I have heard many people state

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International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2021

Today is International Holocaust Remembrance Day. International Holocaust Remembrance Day is an international memorial day on 27 January, commemorating the tragedy of the Holocaust that occurred during the Second World War. It commemorates the genocide that resulted in the deaths of 6 million Jews , by the Nazi regime and its collaborators. It was designated by the United Nations

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Israel Update!

Is this going to end? While the government has voted to continue with the lockdown, they have also closed the airport! Just so you know, the airport has never been closed, even during wars! For me, personally, it has been a great opportunity to declutter and organize our home, do a lot of home cooking,

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