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Rosh Hashanah — The Sounding of the Shofar

Bar Sheshet shofar in Haifa

On today’s program, Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein teaches us that on Rosh Hashanah, a key ritual is the blowing of the shofar, or ram's horn.

Torah scroll brought to the Western Wall

Noach – The Power of One

October 17, 2017

In today’s Torah reading, we learn the history of Noah and his family and how they obeyed God while others went against him.


What Does it Mean to Support Israel?

October 16, 2017

On today’s program, Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein teaches us that it is important for people to view Israel as any other country -- without a distorted reality.


What Is Simchat Torah?

October 13, 2017

Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein explains that Simchat Torah, which means “rejoicing in the Torah,” celebrates the completion of reading through the first five books of the Bible during the year.


Milk and honey

Why Is Israel Called the land of “milk and honey”?

October 12, 2017

Find out why Israel is known as the land of "milk and honey" on today’s program.