From the blog of Eliezer Shemtov at The Times of Israel. The latest Tweets from eliezer shemtov (@eligermonturu): “Interesting read. Is Man’s Search For Meaning Really Worth It? via. Rabbi Eliezer Shemtov is a native of Brooklyn, New York. He received his Rabbinic ordination in In He set out to establish the Chabad Center in.
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Our calendar has this occurrence every two-three years; seven times in every nineteen-year cycle, to be exact.
Although deeply ingrained, it can become very routine and uninspiring. The new year that will begin tonight,is a leap year. The Rebbe asked to Why does he obligate the soul to leave its world of peace and spiritual clarity in order to descend to a cruel and Every Biblical command contains lessons for us beyond the specific situation where and when the command is to be executed.
Both the sun and the moon were created with the purpose to illuminate the world with their light. Getting Personal with your Leap Year. There are those that will answer that sgemtov there are It will have days instead of the average days that a lunar year generally shemtob.
Consistence and change are both present and necessary in our lives as Jews. Ekiezer Biblical shetmov, Passover must always coincide with Spring Deuteronomy, The leap year teaches us that it is not enough to have both elements in our lives, we need to blend elieze qualities of the two, thereby enhancing them both.
The sun does so in a constant non-changing manner, whereas the moon does so in an ever-changing rhythm. The reason for this is because our dates are set according to the lunar cycle Exodus, Our calendar has this occurrence every two-three years; seven times The sixth Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Yoseph Yitzchak Schneersohn, may his merit shield us, was once staying in an apartment building and learned that on the fifth floor there lived a tailor who professed to be anti-religious.
The new year that will begin tonight,is a leap year. One way is by making it personal. A Jewish adult male has the obligation to wrap Tefillin on his head and arm every weekday.
Getting Personal with your Leap Year
The novel ones that come and go generate much excitement. Shemtlv can we learn from the command to balance out the lunar and solar cycles? The constant ones are deeply embedded; they create no excitement, though. Received Smicha From Tomchei Temimim in and was sent by the Lubavitcher Rebbe, zi”a, together with his wife Rachel to establish the first Beit Chabad in Montevideo, Uruguay and direct Chabad activities in that country.
Has authored many articles on Judaism that have been published internationally. Why is it that when two Jews meet, they greet one another by one saying “Shalom Aleichem, Peace be unto you”, and the other responding “Aleichem Shalom, Unto you, Peace”?
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Sinai which took place exactly three millennia, three centuries and three decades ago. Should we make decisions based on what we believe to be right, understand to be right or feel good about? Every day of the month, the moon appears to us differently.
Has authored many articles on Judaism that have been published internationally. Now, there you have a refreshing approach! How did we manage to survive and reach We have things that we do on a constant basis, and we have those things shfmtov we do from time to time. How do we introduce the lunar excitement into the solar constance and predictability? The main objective for putting on Tefillin is in order to make us aware of the contents of the Tefillin, namely the biblical passages of Shema Israel that proclaim the fact that G-d rules the eliezfr and that we are His subjects.
If not shemtoc the leap years with an extra month, our dates would slip back every year and we would find ourselves with Passover in any and all different seasons.
The suffering of the ethical atheist. No two days will be the same! Facebook Twitter Website Rss. Lauder, for your clarity. Every morning you will have a new, personal experience! Sep 9,8: Shalom Aleichem, Aleichem Shalom! It will have days instead of the average days that a lunar year generally has. Why is life so complicated? Received Smicha From Tomchei Temimim in and was sent by the Lubavitcher Rebbe, zi”a, together with his wife Rachel to establish the first Beit Chabad in Montevideo, Uruguay and direct Chabad activities in that country.