Torah Tuesdays

Torah Tuesdays: the Environmental Factor

Nope, not talking greenhouse gas emissions here.  This is more along the lines of the cultural environment we find ourselves living in. This post was inspired by Rebbetzin Heller’s (usually) weekly email to Neve alumni. This week’s letter was entitled “Upward from Depravity,”  referencing to this week’s parsha, where the Jews are living in Egyptian… Continue reading Torah Tuesdays: the Environmental Factor

Torah Tuesdays

Torah Tuesdays: Miracles by choice

And we’re back for round #3: A couple weeks ago I was listening to a shiur by Rebbetzin Heller on naaleh.com, and something she said made an impression on me.  This is a very, very rough paraphrase, but essentially, You can choose to see a miracle, or not.  In having a baby, in seeing the… Continue reading Torah Tuesdays: Miracles by choice