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Rabbi Dovid Saks
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The “Shabbat Message” summarizes the weekly parsha delivering an informative d’var Torah and an inspirational and uplifting Jewish thought.
SHABBAT MESSAGE
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Rosh Hashana 5771
Rosh Hashana 5772
Rosh Hashana 5773
Rosh Hashana 5774
Rosh Hashana 5775
Rosh Hashana Message
Yom Kippur Message 5771
Yom Kippur Message 5772
Yom Kippur Message 5773
Yom Kippur 5774: Keep Going!
Yom Kippur 5775
Yom Kippur Message
Succos Brochure
Succos 5771
Succos 5772
Succos 5773
Succos 5774: Joyful, Upbeat and Inspiring
Succos 5775: Finding Joy!
Succos 5776:
Succos 5776: Seven Guests
Succos Message
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Chanukah Brochure
Chanukah Message
Purim Message
Passover 5771
Passover 5772 Part 1
Passover 5772 Part 2
Passover 5773: Bride and Groom at the Seder
Passover 5773: Take It With You!
Passover 5774: Pesach!
Passover 5775: Open the Doors!
Passover 5775: Miriam!
Passover Messages
Noach: The House! It's Gone!
Lech Lecha: He Said and She Did What?
Vayairah: Transparent Vision
Chayai Sarah: Respect, Beloved and a Reflection
Toldos: Thanksgiving!
Vayaitzai: Sincere Intentions
Vayishlach: Brilliant Stars!
Vayaishev:Homecoming!
Miketz: Staying Power
Vayigash: Reunion
Vayechi: A Powerful Mitzvah!
BERAISHIS 5772
Shavuos Message
Shabbat at a Glance
Tisha B'Av Message
Shemini Atzeres/Simchas Torah 5772
Shemini Atzeres 5773
Shemini Atzeres 5775
Shemini Atzeres 5776
Shemini Atzeres/Simchas Torah
Shemos: Leadership!
Va'eirah: Stubborn
Bo: Body and Soul
Beshalach: A Location Named Bitter
Yisro: A Bumper Sticker
Mishpatim: Responsibility
Terumah: Heavenly Embassy
Tetzaveh: The True Champions!
Ki Sisa: Coded Names!
Vayakail Pekudai: Spiritual Dividends
SHEMOS 5772
Vayikra: Hope and Optimism
Tzav: Touching the King's Scepter
Passover Message Part 1
Passover Message Part 2
Shimini: Strength and Control
Tazria/Metzorah: Consequence of the Spoken Word
Acharai Mos/Kedoshim
Emor
Behar/Bechukosai
VAYIKRA 5772
Bamidbar: Everyone Counts!
Naso: Our Natural Instincts
Bha'aschola: Books of Moses
Shlach: Amazing!
Korach: Entitlement
Chukas: Reminders
Balak: He Was Impressed
Pinchos: Individual Power!
Matos/Massai: Hey Taxi!
BAMIDBAR 5772
Devorim: Never Divorced
Vaeschanan: Never Ending Sound
Aikev: Heaven Within Reach
Re'eh: The Day of Freedom!
Shoftim:Elevation Through Kindness
Ki Seitzai: Gossip
Ki Savo: Maestro Please!
Nitzavim: Rosh Hashana 5773
Ya'Yailech: The Greatest Song
Ha'Azinu:Invisible Visitors
DEVORIM 5772
Noach: The Actual Apprentice
Lech Lecha: Who Is the Heir?
Vayaira:Thanks Love Sorry and Praise
Chayai Sarah: Say That Again! How Old Was She?
Toldos: The Roman Emperor and Rebbe
Vayaitzai: Long But Short
Vayishlach: Comforting
Vayaishev: The Rest of the Story
Miketz: A Happy and Joyous Chanukah
Vayigash: Optimism
Vayechi: Fasts Usually Go Slow
BERAISHIS 5771
Shemos: Names
Va'eirah: Answers to Some Whys
Bo: Compensation for All the Hard Work
Beshalach: Phenomenal Food
Yisro: Truthful Double Talk
Mishpatim: A Pleasant Approach
Terumah: No Fly Zone
Tetzaveh: Faithful leadership
Ki Sisa: A Fountain of Youth
Vayakeil: Jewish Women!
Pekudai: Knock! Knock!
SHEMOS 5771
Vayikra: Great Personalities
Tzav: Classified Info Leaks
Shimini: The Tallest Man I Knew
Tazria: Renewal With the Moon
Metzora: Lessons for the Week
Acharai Mos: Fake ID
Pesach 5771: A Bit Too Early
Kedoshim: Love Should Conquer
Emor: A Glimpse of the Humble
Behar: Powerless to Potential
Bechukosai: Most Wanted
VAYIKRA 5771
Bamidbar: Predictions
Naso: Wine
Shlach: Impressions of Huge Fruit
Korach: Fear Factor
Chukas: Brotherhood
Balak: Change!
Pinchas: Extra Shekels
Matos: Swearing
Massai: What Food Can Do
BAMIDBAR 5771
Devorim: Phantom of the Word
Vaeschanan: Every Step You Take
Eikev: 120 Days in Heaven!
Re'eh: Expression of Grief
Shoftim: Conscious About Guilt
Ki Seitzai: Peace and Blessings at Home
Ki Savo: Joyful Celebration
Nitzavim/Va Yailech: Tradition! Tradition!
DEVORIM 5771
Beraishis: It's Very Good!
Noach: A Bunch of Babble
Lech Lecha: Super Stars
Vayairah: Prayers Revolutionized
Chayai Sarah: Hot or Cold
Toldos:Let it Go
Vayaitzai: It Happened Right Here!
Vayishlach: Switched
Vayaishev: Judaica
Miketz: Internal Beauty
Vayigash: Our Heroes
Vayechi: Staying Alive!
BERAISHIS 5773
Shemos: Women First
Va'airah: Heavenly Sounds
Bo: A Black Crown
Beshalach: Early Departure
Yisro: Mid Flight Exchange
Mishpatim: Returning the Call
Terumah: Warm Up!
Tetzaveh: An Unusual Relationship
Ki Sisa: Radiant Faces!/18 Cycle Milestone
Vayakail/Pekudai: Huge Bank Deposit!
SHEMOS 5773
Vayikra: Blessings!
Passover 5773: Bride and Groom at the Seder
Passover 5773: Take It With You!
Shemini: Appreciation!
Tazria/Metzorah: Remedying Envy
Acharai Mos/Kedoshim 5773: Clock on the Wall
Emor: Challah!
Behar/Bechukosai
VAYIKRA 5773
Bamidbar: Peaceful, Pleasurable and Cleansing
Naso: Am I Dreaming?
Behaloscha: The Car is Back!
Shlach: Self Esteem!
Korach: Rosh Chodesh Prayers
Balak: Esteemed Ancestry
Chukas: Crumpled $100 Bill
Pinchos: Personalities
Matos-Masai: Flying Men
BAMIDBAR 5773
Devorim: Hugs!
Vaeschanan: Will Power!
Aikev: Surprised Wealth!
Re'eh: Food for Thought
Shoftim: The Big Eraser!
Ki Seitzai: Double Take
Ki Savo: Amen!
Nitzavim Vayailech: Upgrade Available!
DEVORIM 5773
Welcome to our complete archive of past Shabbat and holiday messages from 1995 to the present. These timeless, insightful commentaries have been meticulously researched and prepared to explore the many facets and nuances of each Torah portion. We hope you will find them to be a useful resource to your private or group Torah study.
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Beraishis: Wings to Rise
Noach: Dinosaurs!
Lech Lecha: Empowering Greatness!
Vayairah: Excelling for More
Chayai Sarah: Scenic Splendor
Toldos: Bounce Back!
Vayaitzai: Wedding Plans...
Vayishlach: Who is That!
Vayaishev: Mom's Cooking
Miketz: Happy Chanukah
Vayigash: Can't You Tell It's Me!
Vayechi: Hand in Hand
BERAISHIS 5774
Shemos: 3-D Display!
Vaeirah: Supernatural!
Bo: Extra Benefits!
Beshalach: Who Will Merit!
Yisro: Inspired From Above!
Mishpatim: Who Said That!
Terumah: Open Road!
Tetzaveh: Criminal Minds!
Ki Sisa: Boy Wonder!
Vayakail: One Thousand!
Pekudai: Transparency!
SHEMOS 5774
Vayikra: Get to the Point!
Tvaz: Boomerang!
Shemini: The Throne!
Tazria: House, Clothing and Skin
Metzora: Check It Out!
Archai Mos: Attitude!
Kedoshim: Got to Wait!
Emor: Wherever You Are!
Behar: What Are We
Bechukosai: Terrific!
VAYIKRA 5774
Bamidbar: Opportunties!
Naso: Temptation!
Beha aloscha: Boy Wonder!
Shlach: Six Hundred Thousand!
Korach: The Good Wife!
Chukas: Whats on Their Minds!
Balak: Remarkably Devoted
Pinchas: Longing For!
Matos: Finish Off the Job
Massai: Potent and Effective!
BAMIDBAR 5774
Devorim: We Are One!
Vaeschanan: Comfort Zone!
Eikev: First Time!
Re eh: Selective Vision!
Shoftim: Dream On!
Ki Seitzai: Water Selfie
Ki Savo: Smile Back!
Vayailech: Fly Ball
DEVORIM 5774
Weekly Shabbat Message
Noach: Catch the Spirit
Lech Lecha: Believers!
Vayairah: Creating Angels!
Chayai Sarah: Nose Rings and Bracelets!
Toldos: In the Midst of Prayer
Vayaitzai: Wedding Guests!
Vayishlach: Expanse and Limits!
Vayaishev: Dreaming Beyond!
Miketz: Rebel Against the...
Vayigash: Not Alone!
Vayechi: Lift the Spirits!
BERAISHIS 5775
Shemos: Under the Radar
Vaeirah: A Day Off!
Bo: Shopping!
Beshalach: Mayim!
Yisro: Getting Back At!
Mishpatim: Easing the Burden!
Terumah: Forever One!
Tetzaveh: Memories Stimulate!
Ki Sisa: Celebrate!
Vayakail/Pekudai: We Make it Tangible!
SHEMOS 5775
Vayikrah: Youll Find it All...
Tzav: Bold and Daring!
Shemini: Wine!
Tazria/Metzora: World Peace!
Archai Mos/Kedoshim: A Three Year Wait!
Emor: No Shame!
Behar/Bechukosai: Slight Change!
VAYIKRA 5775
Devorim: Hello!
Vaeschanan: The Ring!
Eikev: Milk and Honey!
Re eh: Positive Attitude!
Shoftim: Tikun Olam!
Ki Seitzai: Chess Move!
Ki Savo: Face Time!
Nitzavim: L Shana Tova to You and Yours!
Vayailech: Homecoming Parade!
Ha azinu (Yom Kippur): Heart & Soul!
Ha azinu: On the Wings of Eagles!
DEVORIM 5775
Bamidbar/Shavuos: Higher!
Naso: On a Slant!
Beha aloscha: No Change!
Shlach: Choices and Options!
Korach: Sea Salt!
Chukas: Red!
Balak: Profits!
Pinchas: Consistency!
Matos/Massei: Powerful Words!
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Beraishis: Precious Letters!
Noach: Hope!
Lech Lecha: Brave!
Vayaira: Hundreds of Guests!
Chayai Sara: Bumper Sticker!
Vayaitzai: Impressions!
Vayishlach: Name Change!
Vayigash: No Welcome or Goodbye!
Vayechi: Switched
BERAISHIS 5776
Shemos: Just Raising a Hand!
Vaeirah: Gratitude!
Bo: Stubborn to a Fault!
Beshalach: One Billion Five!
Yisro: First Refusals
Mishpatim:A Spark Within!
Terumah: Taking or Giving!
Tetzaveh: Leave it On!
Ki Sisa: Twenty-One Years!
Vayakail: Keep Cool!
Pikudai:Happier!
SHEMOS 5776
Vayikrah: Mistakes!
Tzav: The Next Day!
Shemini: Role Models!
Tazria: Renewal!
Metzorah: The Children!
Pesach: Freedom to Serve!
Pesach: Time to Sing!
Acharai Mos: Counting Up!
Kedoshim: Listen to Who!
Emor: Second Chances!
Behar: Rebbe Akiva
Bechukosai: Travel Itinerary
VAYIKRA 5776
Devorim:Caring Attention!
Vaeschanan: With All Your Heart!
Eikev: Tablets!
DEVORIM 5776
Bamidbar/Shavuos: The Greatest!
Naso: Peace at Home
Beha-aloscha: Bring Up the Rear!
Shlach: Weep No More!
Korach: Precision!
Chukas: Who are They!
Balak: Lift Up!
Pinchos: Love for the Land!
Matos/Massai: Ask!
BAMIDBAR 5776
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