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When is War Justified Parashat Pinchas

When is War Justified? Parashat Pinchas

In last week’s parasha, we read about the fervent attempts by the nations of Moav and Midyan to harm Am Yisrael.  The Moabites feared the Israelites; power and understood that they could not them militarily.  They understood that the nation’s power stemmed from its spirituality, and therefore, they sent emissaries to Bilam the “prophet” to … Continue reading When is War Justified? Parashat Pinchas

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Perspective Determines Reality - Parashat Balak

Perspective Determines Reality – Parashat Balak

Most of this week’s parasha, Balak, deals with descriptions of a drama that unfolded regarding the concepts of blessings and curses. Am Yisrael, a wandering nation with no territory or organized economy, defeats powerful kings in battle, Balak, the king of Moav, decides to strike them spiritually by having them cursed.  He sends a dop0lomatic … Continue reading Perspective Determines Reality – Parashat Balak

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The Life and Death of Aharon Hakoken - Parashat Chukat

The Life and Death of Aharon – Parashat Chukat

When we look at three of the five books of the Torah – Shmot, Vayikra, and Bamidbar – we cannot help but notice that Aharon, Moshe’s brother, seems somewhat concealed. Aharon was the Kohen Gadol, the High Priest. He was in charge of all the work of the Temple and was one of the nation’s … Continue reading The Life and Death of Aharon – Parashat Chukat

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Time for Introspection - Parashat Naso

Time for Introspection – Parashat Naso

In this week’s parasha, Naso, we read about a unique and interesting idea that merited much commentary, and if we examine its significance, we can discover new and fascinating facets to it that will provide us with food for thought.  We refer to the mitzvah, the commandment, of “nezirut” (monasticism). Based on what is written … Continue reading Time for Introspection – Parashat Naso

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Message from the LoveIsrael Founder – July 2016

Dear Lovers of Israel, Greetings from Jerusalem, the eternal city of God that will never be divided again. It is in my heart to share with you thoughts from a Jewish perspective on the CHAOS we are witnessing in the world today. Almost daily nations are experiencing horrific tragedy leaving death and wounded people in … Continue reading Message from the LoveIsrael Founder – July 2016

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LoveIsrael APP Available for DOWNLOAD

Lovers of Israel now you can send prayers through the LoveIsrael APP directly to the Western Wall, send a blessing to a friend, watch Israel Now News and learn Jewish Wisdom Any-Time Any-Place directly from Israel. DOWNLOAD here from APPLE STORE  DOWNLOAD here from Google+ 

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