Mesorah (Jewish stuff)

Using Social Media in a positive way, part three

Okay, so we’ve talked about how to use the internet for good, and when to use the internet.  Now it’s time to think about what to share online. What we share online can have a large impact on one’s life.  It’s well known that your online presence can be a factor in gaining employment, and… Continue reading Using Social Media in a positive way, part three

Torah Tuesdays

Torah Tuesdays: Stop the baseless hatred

Yes, I know it’s Monday, but I wanted to get this idea out into the interweb before the fast starts tonight. Last week I talked about one way to help hasten the redemption.  To sum up, because lashon hara led to the institution of Tisha B’Av, it is also preventing the redemption.  So don’t speak… Continue reading Torah Tuesdays: Stop the baseless hatred

Torah Tuesdays

Torah Tuesdays: Speaking well of others

As I’ve mentioned in previous posts, the three weeks, and within them, the nine days, are some of the saddest days on the Jewish calendar.  Many of the calamities that have befallen the Jewish people (and oh, have there been a lot of those) originated from events that occurred during this time period.  These sad… Continue reading Torah Tuesdays: Speaking well of others