Who Could Be Moshiach?

Photo Credit: Jewish Press “Please my L-rd, send through whomever You will send!” (Shemos 4:13). The Baal Chemdas Shlomo, a rav in Warsaw, was extremely devoted to the Chiddushei HaRim (1799-1866), who related a statement of his rebbe, R’ Simcha Bunim of Peshischa. Advertisement ‘); _avp.push({ tagid: article_top_ad_tagid, alias: ‘/’, type: ‘banner’, zid: ThisAdID, pid: […]

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Q & A: Saying ‘Amen’ Right Before Shema (Part III)

Photo Credit: Jewish Press Question: Should the congregation say “Amen” after the berachah of “habocher b’amo Yisrael b’ahavah” (right before Shema)? I have seen different shuls do different things. M. Goldman Advertisement ‘); _avp.push({ tagid: article_top_ad_tagid, alias: ‘/’, type: ‘banner’, zid: ThisAdID, pid: 16, secure: true }); Answer: We noted that the congregation shouldn’t say […]

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My Dear Deer

Photo Credit: Jewish Press In the haftorah for Parshat Shemot, the prophet Yeshaya decries the Kingdom of Israel’s moral decline, saying that its “tzvi tiferet” (splendor of its glory) had withered away (Isaiah 28:1, 28:4). In an earlier prophecy, Yeshaya foretold that after G-d eliminates the wicked, the remnants of the Jewish People will be […]

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