The Sky is the Limit

Ohr Torah Stone is excited, proud and delighted to share with you that one of our student-soldiers, “R,” has just graduated from the Israeli Air Force’s prestigious and grueling Flight Academy, becoming the second religious female navigator in the history of the IAF.  R had dreamt of being a pilot since the ninth grade. After …

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"Shabbat Shalom" – Balak 5775

Parshat Balak (Numbers 22:2 – 25:9) Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel – Balaam is an impressive and poetic personage who demonstrates the universalistic ideal that the Almighty communicates with gentiles as well as with Israelites. But aside from the exalted lyrical cadences of his pronouncements—which are very much in the literary style of Moses’ song of Ha’azinu …

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“Shabbat Shalom” – Balak 5775

Parshat Balak (Numbers 22:2 – 25:9) Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel – Balaam is an impressive and poetic personage who demonstrates the universalistic ideal that the Almighty communicates with gentiles as well as with Israelites. But aside from the exalted lyrical cadences of his pronouncements—which are very much in the literary style of Moses’ song of Ha’azinu …

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