"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

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A New Flood?

November 17, 2012

By: Rabbi Lazer Brody The editorial page of Breslev Israel’s English website Hashem promised that there wouldn’t be another flood like the one in Noah’s time that resulted from forty days and forty nights of rain. Hashem never said anything about melting ice… King David, the Lord’s anointed and one of our most important prophets, wrote in […]

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An Ark of Our Own

June 13, 2011

By Yeruchem Eilfort This week’s portion is titled Noah, and is named after the famed builder of the ark. It is during this portion that we learn of the cataclysmic flood that destroyed life, save that of Noah, his family, and the animals he brought on board with him. The Torah explains why this dramatic act was needed. Humankind […]

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Noah’s Ark – Intersection of Time and Space

May 9, 2011

by Mark Rosenblit “Now the Earth had become corrupt before God; and the Earth had become filled with violence. And God saw the Earth and behold it was corrupted, for all Flesh had corrupted its way upon the Earth. God said to Noah, ‘The end of all Flesh has come before Me, for the Earth […]

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Noah – Father of the Righteous Gentile

May 9, 2011

Taken from Rachav’s page with permission The Flood 1656 – 1657 From Creation Gen. 6:5 And G-D saw that the wickedness of man [was] great in the earth, and [that] every imagination of the thoughts of his heart [was] only evil continually. 6 And it repented the LORD that he had made man on the […]

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The Origin and Derivation of the Noachide Laws

May 7, 2011

taken from Rachav’s page with permission by Yishay Adam received six laws from God in the Garden of Eden [1]. The seventh was given to Noach and his descendants. The purpose of these laws was to be the foundation of just and godly societies throughout the world. However, it was in the generation of Enosh that […]

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What is the Noahide Covenant?

May 5, 2011

by Rachav In the one thousand, six hundred and fifty sixth year of Creation, the LORD saw the wickedness of man [1], and brought a flood upon the earth to destroy all of mankind [2], and started again with Noah and his family [3], eight people. [4] Noah had three sons, [5] and from these […]

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