Tagged ‘Purim’

Parashat Tetzaveh-Shabbat Zachor-Purim

March 8, 2017 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Shmot

What It Means To Be Godfearing: Parashat Tetzaveh/Shabbat Zachor/Purim Rabbi Jill Hammer Remember what Amalek did to you on the way when you left Egypt; how he happened upon you on the road and harassed you at the rear, all … Continue reading »



March 9, 2014 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Haggim

The Faces of Purim: A Journey Rabbi Jill Hammer, PhD Cursed be Haman who sought to destroy me; blessed be Mordechai the Jew. 
Cursed be Zeresh the wife of the one who terrified me; blessed be Esther for my sake. … Continue reading »



February 21, 2013 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Haggim

By Rabba Kaya Stern-Kaufman Mitzvah gedolah l’hiyot b’simhah tamid-It is a great mitzvah to always be happy. -R. Nachman of Bratslav The light is ascending, spring approaches, the season of ge’ulah, of redemption, is upon us and therefore Joy is … Continue reading »