Category: Torah

Bashert: Deserving of a “Patch”

Extracted from R’ Abraham Twerski’s “Four Chassidic Masters,” page 47: “During their wanderings, Rebbe Elimelech of Lizhensk and Rebbe Zusia stopped off at an inn. Since no rooms were available, they lept on benches in the dining area. When the…

Giving Tzedaka to those less deserving

Extracted from Rabbi Abraham Twerski’s “Four Chassidic masters,” page 18 on the introduction to teachings on Chassidus: “Rebbe Reb Zusia of Anipole had a chassid who would give him money from time to time, and the chassid prospered. Once, when…

Putting on Tefillin on Chol HaMoed

I recently heard some interesting insights from Rabbi Eli Kerzner on putting Tefillin on Chol HaMoed, delivered at Toronto’s Shomrai Shabbos Chevrah Mishnayos shul earlier today, the second day of Pesach, between Mincha and Maariv. Al Pi Halacha, there are…