You recently reacted to someone offering a rational explanation for some of the miracles of the Bible by saying, “Sounds like Dr Feiner and the Chatam Sofer.” Can you please explain what you meant? C.B.
I recently heard in a Shekalim lecture about money, that there is a difference between wealth that “Comes from the Right,” and that which comes, “From the Left.” Is there such a difference? What is it? I also heard that it is possible
I recently heard a noted rabbi mention that not giving charity leads to illness, and that a father who is having difficulty with a child should tie a shoelace on the child and all will improve. He didn’t know the sources,
I have been having a great deal of difficulty motivating myself to study more and harder. I was advised to find a new study partner, and now have a choice between two very different people. One of them is a very solid, calm,
I went to see a “Miracle Working” Kabbalist, against your counsel, and was blown away by the stories I heard, while waiting for my appointment, of the miracles he has performed for so many people. He was truly impressive,
I can’t believe I happened on your website after so many years. I don’t know if you remember me, but in 1983, when I was a student in Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, you handed a Jewish book, The Way of God,
Is it true that you told someone that fear of animals is a result of sin? AYG It’s almost true. The Ohr HaChaim haKadosh writes that as long as a person guards himself from sin, he maintains the “Image of God,” and all animals
You said that eating can be an excellent way to practice the laws of Bein Adam l’Chaveiro, Interpersonal Relationships. I understand how eating with dignity can be considered fulfillment of these laws. Are there other