News From Ramaz
Posted Thursday, May 24, 2018 4:52:00 PM
This week's Parasha, Parashat Naso discusses ברכת כהנים. What is Birkat Kohanim? It is the blessing that HaShem gives to us through the Kohanim. יברכך ה' וישמרך/ יאר ה' פניו אליך ויחנך/ ישא ה' פניו אליך וישם לך שלום May God bless you and protect you/ May God guard you and lift his face upon you and find favor in you, and give you peace
Posted Wednesday, May 23, 2018 4:26:00 PM
Congratulations to the US students on their excellent performance of the Dead Poets Society. To view, please click...
Posted Tuesday, May 22, 2018 10:00:00 AM
Enjoy the Israel Film Festival June 5-12. Click 'read more' for details and on how to get 50% off...
Posted Thursday, May 17, 2018 7:20:12 PM
The reading of Parashat Bamidbar is always juxtaposed to the holiday of Shavuot. After looking at some of the text of the parasha, the connections become clear. The parasha begins with the simple phrase of וידבר ה׳ אל משה במדבר סיני which takes place on Rosh Chodesh Iyar of the year after Yetziat Mitzrayim right as each member of Bnei Israel will be counted...
Posted Thursday, May 17, 2018 7:09:56 PM
Every year we read Megillat Ruth on the second day of Shavuot. Megillat Ruth is a book about a Moabite woman, Ruth, who follows her Jewish mother-in-law and joins the Jewish people, after her husband dies...
Posted Wednesday, May 16, 2018 9:35:00 PM
Congratulations to the MS students on their spectacular Zimriah. To watch, please click...
Posted Wednesday, May 16, 2018 4:59:00 PM
Congratulations to the MS students on an excellent play. To watch their rendition of Oklahoma, please click..
Posted Thursday, May 10, 2018 4:03:35 PM
At the end of this week's parsha, Parshat Bechukotai, the Torah talks about laws concerning hekdesh. When you declare something hekdesh you are dedicating it to the Beit Hamikdash. This not only can be an animal, but can also be property, which you give to someone who sells it and uses the money for expenses of the Beit Hamikdash.