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FlAtbush Jewish JournAl the voice of the flAtbush jewish community distributed to over 100,000 people in 18,000 homes, shuls stores Vol. 2 N0. 23 inside June 30, 2011 t g a, iuh x j wwf A Citicom Publication sxc FJJ Summer Issue pArshA inspirAtions 8 THE FLATBUSH JEWISH JOURNAL WISHES OUR READERS IN FLATBUSH, THE CATSKILLS, WORLDWIDE, AN ENJOYABLE UPLIFTING SUMMER hagaon Rav Michel yehuda Lefkowitz ztl niftar at 97 Matzav summer hAlAchos 34 emunAs tzAdikim 27 The Torah world and al

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Rav Pam on the Parsha An exclusive weekly excerpt from the Pleasant Way by rAbbi sholom smith FOR THE FLATBUSH AREA ZMAniM Latest Shema Shekiah Tzeis Parshas Chukas Look What My Children Complain About The people spoke against Gd and Moshe, Why did you bring us up from Egypt to die in the desert, for there is no bread and no water, and our souls are disgusted with the insubstantial bread manna. 215 In this parsha the Torah describes how Klal Yisroel complained bitterly about the manna which w

Message to Flatbush mordy mehlmAn, Publisher eMaiL to editoRtHeFJJ.CoM tehillim list Kindly email names of cholim to infoflatbushjewishjournal.com Forecast tHuRSdaY June 30 82 64 Sunny Weather ohrn th xj ic cegh oh h j wr k r h n v fk n i c e j m h h k, p b v a tp i c v a n vru pm , c v b j r, x t Appreciating Our Freedom As we approach July 4 Independence Day we extend our heartfelt appreciation to the United States of America for providing us with a safe, secure, free society to live in

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Pathways of the Prophets rAbbi yisroel reismAn, with permission From artscrollmesorah Israel at War Part 1 This Chapter is based on a shiur given by Rabbi Reisman during the period that Israel was at war. The FJJ has reprinted this as a source of inspiration to us, and a guide for our connection to Eretz Yisroel at all times. Today, Klal Yisrael finds itself once again in a matzav of sakanah, a time of danger. Today, Klal Yisrael is once again at war and our sons, Yiddishe kinder, are in dange

PAR S H A Inspirations Rabbi Moshe Boylan inspiring messAges from gedolei yisroel flAtbush rAbbonim Thoughts On Parshas Chukas and Shivah Asar Betamuz Based Upon The Writings Of The Bobover Rebbe, Rav Shlomo Halberstam ztl In the beginning of this weeks Parsha, the Torah tells us, Zos Chukas Hatorah Asher Tzivah Hashem Laimor this is the law of the Torah which Hashem commanded, to say as follows. Many meforshim ask why the Pasuk refers to the Chukas Hatorah as opposed to the Chukas Haparah, b

PAR S H A Inspirations Continued FRoM Page 8 inspiring messAges from gedolei yisroel flAtbush rAbbonim without any division and controversy. Only then will they merit the redemption. In the beracha said after reading the Haftorah, we say, Samchainu Hashem Elokeinu Beeliyahu Hanavi Avdecha... Bimehayra Yavo Veyagel Libenu... make us happy Hashem our God with Eliyahu Hanavi Your slave... quickly should he come and our heart will be happy. One can explain the intention of this beracha with the S

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In Around Daniel keren EVENTS NEWS MOSDOS Flatbush news And events in Around the flAtbush community aRRoganCe deStRoYS Horav eliezer dovid Rapaport Shlita offers insights to be Learned from Korachs Rebellion Horav Eliezer Dovid Rapaport, shlita, the Rav of Khal Zichron Avrohom Yaakov in Flatbush spoke this past Thursday night at his shul on the important lessons that we Yidden today can learn from the tragic rebellion of Korach and his followers. He noted that many people feel a special ke

In Around Sanitation department Fines Flatbush Senior For tree Mess Left Behind By Parks department EVENTS NEWS MOSDOS Flatbush news And events in Around the flAtbush community Hakhel July 4 Yarchei Kallah On Monday morning, July 4, Hakhel will be hosting a Yarchei Kallah at Agudath Israel of Madison Zichron Chaim Tzvi, 2122 Avenue S in Flatbush. Shacharis will be 8 AM, followed by refreshments. At 9 AM, Rabbi Yisroel Reisman, Shlita, Rav of Agudath Israel of Madison, will speak on The Gre

In Around Rabbi eliezer dovid Rapaport offers insights to be Learned from Korachs Rebellion Continued FRoM Page 27 EVENTS NEWS MOSDOS Flatbush news And events in Around the flAtbush community How can you say such a thing Obviously, you are picking and choosing. That is the derech of the yetzer hora The fact that the Yetzer Hora is able to do that today to erhliche Yidden is a sign left over from the incident of Korach and his supporters. That according to the heilige Chasom Sofer was what

Education Partners Parenting in excerpt from ArtscrollmesorAh book by dr. meir wikler Parenting news And events relAting to proper pArenting educAtion our 4yearold Just Started Bedwetting The next accident will not be a premeditated, deliberate test. And it may not be a test at all. It may simply represent a residue of the anxiety generated from the earlier incidents which were mishandled. Either way, however, just as night follows day, you should expect another accident some time soon. Whe

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Halachically Summer Halachos As the summer approaches, we will discuss many halachos which frequently arise during the summer months. The Satmer Rebbe ztl used to say one who goes to the country should remember that although one may be leaving his home, one cannot leave Hashem. Preparing for Davening One should prepare himself properly before davening to Hashem. Therefore, one who has played ball etc. must make sure to wash up and change his clothing before davening so that it does not look like

Halachically Continued FRoM Page 34 Speaking ers. If all the money lost on the CDs that are copied would be added up the producers etc. are losing a lot of parnasa, despite their investing a lot of time and money to create something that the public is interested in. One wonders why some people who are very stringent to keep every custom even when it may have little backing in halacha are so lenient with this halacha which is based on the posuk in the Torah of lo signov. A CD or tape which is no

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Simcha Section EXCLUSIVE. MEMORABLE. FROM ERETZ YISROEL simchAs And celebrAtions in And Around our community cuy kzn Flatbush ENGAGEMENTS NEW WEDDING SHTICK THE PARACHUTE ProceeDS BenefIt neeDy kaLLaS Here anD In eretZ yISraeL PLeaSe contact simchas Zacharia Schwebel Blima Kirzner Yaakov Lang Shoshana Marcus Yitzchok diamond Rudi Cyperstein aron Yitzchok gelley Rochel Zywicka WEDDINGS Boruch Fink Frimi Rosenberg Pinny Kofman devori goldberg Mordechai grunhut Henni Schechter Shlomo

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Womens Easy Tips to Using Herbs World cooking And housekeeping Advice from flAtbush experts herbedbaked Salmon Steaks Ingredients 6 salmon steaks or fillets 34 cup butter or margarine 34 cup dry white wine 3 tablespoon minced fresh parsley pinch thyme and rosemary 1 clove garlic minced salt and pepper, to taste Combine marinade ingredients and pour over salmon steaks in the Tupperware Seasonserve container and refrigerate for 30 minutes. Place fish with sauce in preheated 350 degree oven and

Womens Lets Get Real mrs. lebA schwebel World cal as a reminder that Hashem gave us a beautiful world. When our conscious aim is that life is sweet and good, we are behaving correctly. The second category is to use the physical for a spiritual purpose. On Shabbos, for example, we use our finest dishes, and wear our finest clothes to enhance our mitzvah of Shabbos. We bathe in preparation of Shabbos, and prepare delicious food, incorporating all the physical elements of our lives to enhance this

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Letters Continued FRoM Page 4 to the Editor a suggestion. I really feel that every frum newspaper should have a Rav whom they consult regarding these issues. In this way much machlokes would be avoided. If you do have a Rav who paskens these things for the FJJ, please notify the public as to who he is and what he holds on these issues. I once heard a very true vort. Every person thinks that his way is the middle path and from his vantage point, everyone else is extreme. Those people are too fru

of t pletion Announcing the com the kleinman edition New Releases from he vevolume set of NEOWL. 5 V Dedicated by Elly and Brochie Kleinman A special major feature that makes this an even more useful Halachic guide This edition lists important rulings of two of the last centurys most widely studied halachic authorities, when they differ from the Kitzur Mishnah Berurah, the Chofetz Chaims authoritative commentary on Orach Chaim Igros Moshe, the monumental responsa of the Posek Hador,

Kashrus Pie in the Sky Much has changed in air travel over the past decade. With all of the security scrutinization that a passenger has to undergo before boarding a flight, flying will never be the same. Slowly but surely airline travel is getting back to its place of prominence before the disaster of 911. The FE Traveler cover story article, The FiveStar Inflight Experience, should come as no surprise to the international traveler. It states, Food is an integral part of the overall inflight ex

Kashrus Continued FRoM Page 50 Kurrents travel agent to arrange for proper kosher meal service. 4 If more than one type of airline meal is offered on an airline carrier, do not assume that there is a choice onboard. Requests should be submitted well in advance and reconfirmed 24 hours before departure. 5 It is always advisable to bring your own brown bagged meal on the airplane just in case. It is also interesting to note the unique and diverse destinations of the kosher airline meal. These can

Israel tamar Fogel Meets with Jonathan Pollard in uS Jail The Jerusalem Post News is only said after one has been in true danger. One of the people present wondered aloud, in light of Rav Elyashivs words, about having Yidden daven for the gadols health and recovery. To that Rav Elyashiv responded, The tefillos of the public are not for naught, and Hakadosh Boruch Hu saves them for other cases, and here, right now, we see that we need these tefillos. Meanwhile, last night, Rav Elyashiv went to T

Israel Continued FRoM Page 52 News news And events in About isrAel its people a new flotilla expected to set sail for Gaza this week. During the meeting, cabinet ministers voted in favor of a Navy plan to prevent the upcoming flotilla from arriving in Gaza and giving the IDF authority to prevent the ships arrival by any means necessary while trying to avoid casualties. The ministers agreed that flotilla participants will be allowed unload their cargo in the Egyptian port of ElArish and at t

perspectiVes in Jewish art The Kesubah The Art of Life Enter a Jewish wedding hall, particularly during the postsefirah, pre Three Weeks period, and youll be witnessing a celebration of Jewish life and continuity. The solemn moments of the chupah, the tefillos transcending the hall and entering a higher realm, the dancing, pulsating with simchah, create the backdrop for the union of chosson and kallah and the new home they are building. In my years of illuminating kesubos, I have been fortunate

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Childrens The Torah True Talking Zoo BY SOLOMON MEHLMAN vg Corner fun And inspirAtion for the children of flAtbush observe the Sabbath Shabbos a TReaSuRy OF JeWISh beDTIMe STORIeS Reprinted with permission from artScrollMesorah Publications JunioR CooKing Shmuel Blitz At Any Cost Tully the Tiger BY SOLOMON MEHLMAN vg Im Tully, the Tiger, my stripes are quite bright, Just like Leibel, the Lions, is my appetite. But Leibel, you know, likes to bellow and roar, While the quiet approach is

Flatbush Would you Like a Prize Atara Dunkstein teens by all the salespeople. While exciting at first, the dolls lost their luster after two or three days. They realized that they were dolls like any other, and a brand name means nothing. Like lunatic mothers, the girls abandoned their new dolls and began their search for the next big thing. Another reason why I get so upset is because I fear a lack of maturity in my siblings morals. How will they shape their behavior if they are getting reward

FLatBu H FInanCe Law and disorder Dear David Last week I was heading home after a hard day at work. As I neared my home in Flatbush, I noticed that my car was almost out of gas. I decided to pull into a gas station I have used for many years. Every time I pull into a gas station nowadays my heart sinks looking at these outrageous prices. You need to take out a home equity loan just to drive your car. Anyway, I handed my credit card to the attendant who starts filling up my car. After filling up

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the Person in the Parsha rAbbi dr. tzvi hersh weinreb Parshat Chukat Captivity information about Gilad is distributed, and from which poignant pleas for his release emanate. This week, I choose to reflect upon the horrors of captivity in general, and to feel the pain of Gilad and his loved ones. This week, Gilads suffering is especially relevant because it is in this weeks Torah portion, Parshat Chukat, that we read of the very first Jew to become a prisoner of war. The verse Number 211 tells

Yahrzeits 28 Sivan Rav Shimshon aaron Polansky, the Teplik Rav 18761948. Rav of Midovia in Ukraines Kiev district at age 20. Five years later, he became Rav of Teplik in Ukraines Podolias region. Rav Polansky immigrated to Eretz Yisrael in 1922, settling in the Beis Rav yisrael najra, born in Damascus, Yisrael area of Yerushalayim. Syria, he served as secretary of that community in which his father was a rabbi. Later Rav yisrael Zev Gustman 19081991, he wandered widely and finally was rabbi a ta

Reflections of the Maggid rAbbi pAysAch krohn, with permission From artscrollmesorah Bound To His Father The following is one of the most moving stories I have ever heard. I am grateful to Rabbi Zvi Teitelbaum, principal of the Yeshiva of Greater Washington in Maryland for sharing it with me. The young man in this story is a prize student in his yeshivah. In the summer of 2000, 16yearold Mordechai Kaler volunteered to help in the Hebrew Home for the Aged in Greater Washington. One of his respon

Flatbush How to Buy a Lens A few weeks ago a reader inquired about which lens to buy for her DSLR camera. Hopefully this next series of articles will provide the needed information. If you do not own a DSLR, then most of the article will be of little or no value. Turn the page and examine the rest of the paper. But if you do own such a camera, or you are considering purchasing one, then continue reading. The joy of owning a DSLR is the ability to change lenses. You could go for a wide angle to s

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