Entries in #884 (11)
In an exclusive interview with “Beis Moshiach,” Lt. Col. Meir Indor, chairman of the Almagor Terror Victims Association, speaks about the Netanyahu government’s plans to release more terrorists with Jewish blood on their hands: “The government of Israel is losing its moral right to demand that the world fight against terror when it releases terrorists on its own.”
If, in all times and places, there was a necessity for a Torah center that is bound up with fear of Heaven, all the more so in our times and in such a place where the Jewish community is starting to grow is it necessary to invest the greatest energy and engrave firmly in one’s mind and heart the statement of the Sages that whoever saves a Jewish soul is like one who sustains an entire world. * From the life of R’ Yehoshua Shneur Zalman Serebryanski a”h. * Prepared for publication by Avrohom Rainitz
If a child questions the parent on every little thing he does or says, as is so common here in America, it could be quite disastrous. * A compilation of Chassidic stories written by R’ Chaim Ashkenazi a”h.
A person can recharge by participating in a Chassidishe farbrengen. And on a daily basis, in order to maintain their charge and connection, Baalei Battim, married individuals, should maintain Kvius Itim LaTorah, set times for learning Torah. Bachurim should keep to their yeshiva’s daily schedule, to keep and increase in radiance. * Stories from a Farbrengen with Rabbi Yaakov Goldberg.
In times of darkness, which is the state of exile, it is difficult for a person to appreciate this unity. Even the simple meaning of G-d’s unity that negates other forces can be a challenge to some in exile due to the multitude of competing forces that vie for our allegiance.
About the relationship between the Rebbe Rayatz and Rabbi Yosef Chaim Sonnenfeld, despite the physical distance between them and the difference in their ideologies and approach. Letters on communal matters were sent from Lubavitch to Yerushalayim and from Yerushalayim to Lubavitch. The Rebbe then met R’ Sonnenfeld in person when he visited Eretz Yisroel in 5689. * Presented for 12-13 Tammuz.