General Reading

Redeeming a fractured world by Harav Rubin Shlita

We were recently blessed with a lovely simcha, the Pidyon Haben of a great grandson. As I stood waiting for...

From Slumberland to Wonderland by Rabbi Rubin Shlita

The soul longs for a closer connection with its essence and every mitzvah is meant to help us towards this...

Fast forward to the future by Rabbi Y. R. Rubin Shlita

A taanis isn’t something one looks forward to. Despite our hopes of weight loss, fasting never seems to do the...

Hearing and Accepting, by Rabbi Rubin Shlita

As first featured in the first volume of A Rabbi’s Journal authored by the Rav Shlita Hearing and Accepting It...

The antidote to default Yiddishkeit by Rabbi Y. R. Rubin

The secret of life is living it. We are gifted with so much, yet more often than not we seem...

Looking pain through the window of life by Rabbi Y. R. Rubin Shlita

I am slowly beginning to appreciate that as the pendulum of time sweeps through its arc one’s body begins to...

Climbing the ladder to Heaven: a step by step guide by Rabbi Y. R. Rubin

There are stories that in just a few words can open up your heart. This week I saw one that...

rhythm of the heart

Rhythm of the Heart – Chapter 9

You’ve been there, too. I know you have. It’s that place where all of us have been, that tight place...

When happiness is tinged with tragedy by Rabbi Y. R. Rubin

I wrote a nice piece for this week’s edition, one with an interesting beginning, lively middle and a sparkling end....

Where is the Fire? By Rabbi Y. R. Rubin

As published in our first volume of “A Rabbis Journal” in 2001  Show them your badge, Zaidy — show them...