Tag Archive for: Emunah

Toward Understanding Suffering & Adversity

This Olami class attempts to address the issue of human suffering in general, including the difficult issue of why bad things happen to good people.

Emunah With Love and Chicken Soup: Henny Machlis The Brooklyn-born girl who became a Jerusalem legend

Beautifully captures who Henny Machlis was, showing how one person can change the world for the better.

Oprah Winfrey Acceptance Speech – 1998

Oprah Winfrey Accepts the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 25th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards

Faith Amidst the Unfathomable

Sources of authors and snippets of chapters from books written about the Holocaust and articles by notable Jewish clergy and scholars. This set of sources deals with The Holocaust and Jewish Faith Part II. Excellent lessons in Emunah and Bitachon.

Toward Understanding Suffering & Adversity

This is a compendium of resources to support the perspective on the Hashkafa of suffering. It is a very basic, thorough series of lessons that help people understand that this is not a world of reward and punishment but of action and reaction. These basic principles (including the Rambam’s 13 Principles is a must for our CORE mentors. Sources found in the section, The Holocaust and Jewish Faith Part I. Great lessons in Emunah and Bitachon