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Basic Judaism

Short Bursts of Jewish Insight

Passionate, humorous and engaging. Rabbi Chaim Mentz shares his take on life.

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A Jewish Love Story
A wonderful story that illustrates how every moment in life is an opportunity to do a mitzvah
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3:18
How are we to deal with change in life that appears to be misfortune and cause for pain? A tale of two pails
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3:02
Everything can teach us a lesson on how to serve G-d better. The same is true about something that happened during one of the Apollo Mission landings
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3:42
Are you a Noah or an Abraham? The truth is you are both!
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2:24
What exactly is the translation and meaning of the word “Torah”? And what is its significance in our lives?
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3:50
An amazing story of how one event changed the lives of many generations of one family.
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2:13
The meaning of -- Yisrael -- the name of all Jews.
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2:07
The lesson of Purim is that we can discover G-d in the hidden miracles of everyday life.
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