Archive for: Beliefs and Concepts

Rabbi Shalom Arush talks of emuna in short Toronto visit

Rabbi Shalom Arush talks of emuna in short Toronto visit

Rabbi Shalom Arush spoke last Tuesday at the BAYT Synagogue with an army of Breslov Chassids. “With emuna (faith) there are no questions and without emuna there...

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Political refugee opens up on forces that drove him out of Hungary

Political refugee opens up on forces that drove him out of Hungary

Àkos Kertész’s intellect transformed him into a Hungarian icon. However, even the award-winning author, journalist and playwright, who survived the Holocaust...

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Post’s Kay calls out media’s coverage of Israel

Post’s Kay calls out media’s coverage of Israel

Israel has been in the media’s crosshairs for decades. Operation Protective Edge raised even more vitriol against the Jewish State across the world. This year’s...

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Murder of friend’s son haunted Naomi Ragen

Murder of friend’s son haunted Naomi Ragen

Eloquently and passionately Naomi Ragen spoke at Beth David synagogue last Wednesday evening to a packed crowd. Ragen, born and educated in the US, made aliya to...

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Philomena: advanced age often brings gift of wise counsel

Philomena: advanced age often brings gift of wise counsel

I teach adults and I teach kids. When adults do not do well on an exam, they generally do not make excuses. They accept the results and resolve to do better. The...

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