Category Archives: Rabbi’s Weekly Message

March 31, 2017

Dear CBI members and friends, A story about two bagels ….. On the morning after Napoleon had won one of his most important battles, he summoned the commanders of his…

March 17, 2017

Dear CBI members and friends, I would like to share with you a Chasidic story about  two generals: Once, a distraught man came to Rabbi Levi Yitzhak of Berdichev. Standing…

February 24, 2017

Dear C. B. I. Members and Friends, Many years ago, when I was a young teacher and I used to teach in high school, someone asked me what it feels…

January 20, 2017

Dear CBI members and friends, This Shabbat we will start to read the second book of the Torah, the book of Exodus. The name of this book in Hebrew is…

January 14, 2017

Dear CBI members and friends, This Shabbat in Parshat Vaiechi, the last one in the book of Bereshit, we will read about the death of our father Yaacov and the…

January 06, 2017

Dear CBI members and friends, We will read this Shabbat about the story of Josef and his brothers. This Shabbat I only want to share with you a story that…

December 30, 2016

Dear CBI Members and Friends,   This week we are celebrating one of the happiest festivals in our Hebrew calendar: Chanukah. This festival reminds us that we have to maintain…

December 23, 2016

Dear CBI members and Friends: This Motzaei Shabbat, after Shabbat ends, we will start to celebrate the beautiful festival of Hanukkah. I would like to bring to you a guide…

December 9, 2016

Dear CBI members and friends, This Shabbat I would like to share with you an amazing poem attributed to the great Argentinian writer Jorge Luis Borges. Every day, I try…

December 3, 2016

Dear CBI members and friends, Frequently, I hear the people say, that the world is crazy. In the middle of so many noises it is hard to find the sound….