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071 Fight for Your Life – The War Against Passion

Fight for Your Life - The War Against Passion

Torah Portion of the Week – Ki Teitzei – Fight for Your Life - The War Against Passion – A Powerful Parable about the Captives – A Great Story about Rav Shach – Peace in Your Home - Your Spouse Comes from Heaven Transcript Coming Soon Continue Reading

070 How to Be Here Now – Whole Hearted and Present

How to Be Here Now- Whole Hearted and Present

Torah Portion of the Week – Shoftim – How to Be Here Now- Whole Hearted and Present – A Powerful Parable about Two Students – A Great Story about Rav Shlomo Eiger and Peace in Your Home – Rav Moshe Aaron Stern - Mashgeach of Kamenitz - Praying for a Spouse Transcript Coming Soon Continue Reading

069 Are the Jews Blessed or Cursed – Pressure and Free Will

Torah Portion of the Week – Reeh – Are the Jews Blessed or Cursed - Pressure and Free Will

Torah Portion of the Week – Reeh – Are the Jews Blessed or Cursed - Pressure and Free Will – A Powerful Parable about the Bread and the Stick – A Great Story about Rav Meir Michel Rabinowitz and Peace in Your Home – The Right Way to Give and Take Transcript Coming Soon Continue Reading

068 Are We Being Tested – Jewish Suffering

Are We Being Tested? - Jewish Suffering

Torah Portion of the Week – Ekev – Are We Being Tested? - Jewish Suffering – A Powerful Parable about the Silver Thieves – A Great Story about Rav Avraham the Brother of the Gra and Peace in Your Home – Giving Leads to Love Transcript Coming Soon Continue Reading

067 Understand Your Limitations – The Infinite Torah

Understand Your Limitations - The Infinite Torah

Torah Portion of the Week – Va’eschanan– Understand Your Limitations - The Infinite Torah – A Powerful Parable about the Spoon that Gave Birth – A Great Story about Rav Shach and Peace in Your Home – Giving and Receiving Transcript Coming Soon Continue Reading

066 How to Protect Yourself from Sin – Human Complexity and Weakness

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Special Holiday Edition - The 9th of Av - Torah Portion – Devarim – How to Protect Yourself from Sin - Human Complexity & Weakness  – A Powerful Parable about the Inn Owners Son – A Great Story about the Satmar Rebbi and Peace in Your Home –  Time to Talk and Sensitivity Transcript Coming Soon Continue Reading

065 How to Create the Ideal Society – The Human/Divine Paradigm

How to Create the Ideal Society - The Human/Divine Paradigm

Torah Portion of the Week – Mattos / Massei – How to Create the Ideal Society - The Human/Divine Paradigm  – A Powerful Parable about the Drunk Son – A Great Story about Rav Shach and Peace in Your Home – More on Dialogue Transcript Coming Soon Continue Reading

064 Love and Hate in Orthodox Judaism – Why Reform Judaism is Wrong

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Torah Portion of the Week – Pinchas – Love and Hate in Orthodox Judaism - The Reforms are Wrong – A Powerful Parable about Debt Collectors – A Great Story about Brisker Rav and Peace in Your Home – Creating Dialogue Transcript Coming Soon Show Notes משנה ברורה סימן נה ס"ק מו (מו) או שעבר עבירה - כתב הפמ"ג דוקא עבירה שעבר לתיאבון אבל להכעיס אפילו בדבר אחד או שהוא מומר לע"ג או לחלל שבת בפרהסיא דינו כעכו"ם ואינו מצטרף: משנה ברורה סימן נה ס"ק מז (מז) לא נידוהו - אפילו [מג] עבירה שחייב עליה מיתה והטעם דכתיב בעכן חטא ישראל אף על פי שחטא ישראל הוא ובקדושתיה קאי. וכת הנקרא קראים [מד] אינם מצטרפין לעשרה שאינם מודים בתורה שבע"פ. וכל מי שהוא [מה] כופר בתורה שבע"פ אין מצטרף לכל דבר שבקדושה: Continue Reading

063 – Why are Homosexuals Depressed? – Self-control and Happiness

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Torah Portion of the Week – Balak – Why are Homosexuals Depressed? - control and Happiness – A Powerful Parable about the Orator – A Great Story about Beis HaLevi and Peace in Your Home – More on Apologizing Transcript Coming Soon Continue Reading

062 How to Be Free – Consumerism and Your Needs

How to Be Free - Consumerism and Your Needs

Torah Portion of the Week – Chukos – How to Be Free - Consumerism and Your Needs – A Powerful Parable the Endless Travel – A Great Story about Rav Shach and Peace in Your Home – Apologizing Transcript Coming Soon Continue Reading

061 How to Know Your Place – Identity and Success

How to Know Your Place – Identity & Success

Torah Portion of the Week – Korach – How to Know Your Place – Identity & Success – A Powerful Parable the Thief in the Tavern – A Great Story about Rav Shach and Peace in Your Home – Expressing and Fulfilling Needs Transcript Coming Soon Continue Reading

060 How to Recover from a Wrong Doing – Facing the New Reality

How to Recover from a Wrong Doing

Torah Portion of the Week – Shelach – How to Recover from a Wrong Doing - Facing the New Reality without Depression– A Powerful Parable Two Sons – A Great Story about Rav Shach and Peace in Your Home – Fulfilling Your Partners Needs Transcript Coming Soon Continue Reading