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Nitzavim: “Those Who Repent…” 0

Nitzavim: “Those Who Repent…”

Parshas Nitzavim is a direct continuation from the end of Parshas Ki Savo, which we read last week. The main theme of Ki Savo was the Tochacha, the Admonition, in which Moses describes, in...

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Chocolate Chip Cookies

Who doesn’t love chocolate chip cookies? Dunked in a cup of milk, fresh out of the oven or anytime, these cookies just hit that sweet spot. From Oorah rep and master of the kitchen...

Jewish Jokes of the Week: Parshas Ki Tavo 3

Jewish Jokes of the Week: Parshas Ki Tavo

In this week’s Torah portion, Moses tells the Jewish people that if they observe the commandments properly, G-d will destroy all of their enemies. In that spirit… Who had the tallest family tree in...

Vegetable Cholent Kugel 6

Vegetable Cholent Kugel

This week’s recipe comes from Oorah TorahMates coordinator Mrs. Tzippy Sommers. For the uninitiated, cholent is a stew-like dish customarily served at the Shabbos day meal, put up to cook before Shabbos begins. Cholent...

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Shoftim: The Dark Side

Have you ever felt that there really is, maybe, a dark side? Like, that in life there’s something that pulls you- experiences/things/people that seem to promise excitement, tantalization, like “wow, THAT would make me...