5 Reasons Secular Jews Want Shabbat to Remain a Day of Rest
Why is there such a big non-religious lobby in Tel Aviv against opening stores on Shabbat?
When Does Shabbat Begin if Sundown is 3 AM?
In the summer Estonia has 10 minutes of night. When does Shabbat start? When does it end?
Readers Respond: "Shabbat Makes Me Depressed!"
Readers convinced that fully keeping Shabbat will make them miserable responded to our article about using cell phones on Shabbat. Could it be that G-d's 'good gift' , the Sabbath is meant to endanger our emotional health?
"I Keep Shabbat But I Use My Cell Phone and Computer"
Once, the Jewish world was clearly divided into those who keep Shabbat and those who didn’t. Today, for some reason, more and more people claim they observe Shabbat even though they use their phone and computer
More than We Keep Shabbat - Shabbat Keeps Us
Kiddush on Shabbat - Part 1
What is the purpose of reciting kiddush on shabbat? Why is kiddush recited over wine? Rabbi Lauffer explains how kiddush sanctifies the holy day of shabbat
Kiddush on Shabbat - Part 2
How much wine is one required to drink when making kiddush? Rabbi Lauffer with more fascinating insights to the laws and customs of kiddush on shabbat
Kiddush on Shabbat - Part 3
Can one recite kiddush on whiskey, beer, vodka, coffee or orange juice? Rabbi Lauffer with more fascinating insights to the laws and customs of kiddush on shabbat
Shabbat Candles - Part 4
What should one do in a place that doesn’t allow lighting Shabbat candles? How many candles are lit for Shabbat? Rabbi Lauffer shares more insights to the laws and customs regarding the Shabbat candles
Quotes From the Prophet Jeremiah About Shabbat, Fires and Redemption
Shabbat brings the Redemption, its desecration brings fires.
Rachel’s 3 Secrets - #2 - The Secret of the Shabbat Candles
What do the Shabbat candles symbolize? How can Shabbat improve a husband and wife's relationship? Rebbetzin Yemima Mizrachi shares with us one of the three secrets we learn from our Mother Rachel
The Beauty of Shabbat
Shabbat comes around every 7 days, week after week. How can we turn our Shabbat into something special, something to look forward to every time? With this year's Shabbos Project only days away, Rabbi Orlofsky shares with us some words of inspiration in a fascinating and entertaining lecture on fleishophobia, Madonna and child education
Shabbat - How to Warm Food and Use Electricity
What kind of food can be warmed up on Shabbat? Is it permissible to ask a non-Jew do work for you on Shabbat? What is the most important rule to remember on Shabbat? In this lesson Rabbi Lauffer summarizes essential laws concerning Shabbat
The Ten Commandments and Shabbat - Part 1
How can be that if the fathers sinned the sons have to suffer? What activities are forbidden on the Shabbat? Is a non Jew allowed to do a work for a Jew on the Sabbath? Rabbi Gottlieb explains how Shabbat is the most important ritual observance in Judaism. It is the only ritual observance instituted in the Ten Commandments
Say "Yes" to Shabbat
Though the rules of Shabbat are many, its essence is one - to spend a day together with G-d
Challah Baking & Candle Lighting
Learn about the essence of two unique mitzvot that Jewish Women perform every Shabbat; Challah Baking & Candle Lighting