Maor David Jerusalem – Chanukah Celebration 2013 – Boca Rat
David Hartman: Decency in an Imperfect World
Excerpt of an interview with Rabbi Prof. David Hartman by Leon Charney in 1999 in which Rabbi Hartman talks about the traditional Jewish value of being thankful and decent even in an imperfect world.
Best Chanukah Video – 2013
Rabbi Avraham Goldhar presents a fascinating overview of the history and meaning of the Chanukah holiday.
Chanukah 2013 – Beauty & the Beast
From the Western Wall in Jerusalem, Rabbi Efim Svirsky speaks about the battle over beauty in today’s world. Rabbi Svirsky is an author and therapist. His website is Torahealing.com
Chanukah – The Light Inside You – based on Rabbi Moshe Wolfson
Dr. Aron Braun offers a chassidic insights about the light inside our soul. Based on the writings of Rabbi Moshe Wolfson. Dr. Braun lectures at Rav Wolfson’s Beis Medrash Emunas Yisrael in Brooklyn.
The book Wellsprings of Faith (Feldheim) contains some of Rabbi Wolfson’s teachings in English. His audio lectures can be downloaded from http://www.emunas.com.
Note that Rabbi Wolfson strongly discourages use of the Internet because of the great spiritual dangers that it poses. The website http://www.emunas.com makes his lectures available for those who already use the Internet and can benefit from learning.
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