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This time Noah had no choice -- the world was in his ark and he, as captain, had to take care of it...
The weekly reading that speaks of Noach, as interpreted in Chassidic philosophy, contains several psychological insights which are highly relevant today. As we all know, the best psychology is found in the Torah (because G-d is the best psychologist; as t...
A famous talk by the Lubavitcher Rebbe analyzes the lives of Noah, Abraham and Moses as milestones in humanity’s journey from an instinctive selfhood to a true concept of “love” for one’s fellow. We also encounter the basis of the Rebbe’s groundbreaking a...
Did Noah really succeed? According to the Sages: No. He did what he was told, he saved himself and his immediate loved ones; but he did not try to save everyone else.
If the world stubbornly refuses to be saved, does that excuse me from continuing to try?
Do sermons really work? Can the words of any one individual really have an effect on the way people live their lives? Is anyone out there actually listening? (Reading?) Rabbis are probably unrealistic when they anticipate dramatic results from their sermo...
What lesson is there in seeing evil, observing another person's sin?
When your fellow is but a mirror of yourself, and when he's actually a window...
Is it always the case that when you see a flaw in someone else it is actually your own flaw you are seeing? Must that always we so? A look at the story of Noah's drunkenness holds the key to the answer.
Conceit of the People, Their Punishment, Nimrod
What exactly was Noah supposed to do? How could he have been an influence for good in a society bent on evil? Was he really meant to speak in an age when no one would listen?
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