"O L-RD, Who are my power and my strength and my refuge in the day of trouble, to You nations will come from the ends of the earth and say, 'Only lies have our fathers handed down to us, emptiness in which there is nothing of any avail! Can a man make gods for himself, and they are no gods? 'Therefore, behold I let them know; at this time I will let them know My power and My might, and they shall know that My Name is the L-RD".
Jeremiah 16:19-21

Rabbi Yaakov Sandler

The Butterfly and Life’s Divine Obstacle Course.

June 25, 2013

by Yaakov Sandler A man found a cocoon of a butterfly. One day a small opening appeared, he sat and watched the butterfly for several hours as it struggled to force its body through the little hole. Then it seemed to stop making any progress. It appeared as if it had gotten as far as it […]

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The Butterfly and Life’s Divine Obstacle Course.

December 11, 2012

by Yaakov Sandler A man found a cocoon of a butterfly. One day a small opening appeared, he sat and watched the butterfly for several hours as it struggled to force its body through the little hole. Then it seemed to stop making any progress. It appeared as if it had gotten as far as it […]

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Why Can’t a Non-Jew Keep Shabbat?

April 25, 2012

By Rabbi Yaakov Sandler Director of Project Development Heritage Outreach Centers, Israel Anyone that has ever sat at a Shabbat table of an Orthodox Jewish family will tell you that they experienced something very special.  On Friday night the family comes home from synagogue to a clean and tidy house, with everybody dressed in their […]

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