Judaism's Top Talks

Listen to highlights from a variety of first-rate speakers from past sessions of the National Jewish Retreat. The National Jewish retreat is the premier Jewish event of the year, bringing 1200 Jews of all backgrounds ...more

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December 07, 2020 00:11:15
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Chanukah Bonus: Hellenism vs Holiness: The Eternal Chanukah Battle- Mrs. Shimona Tzukernik

The story and battles of Chanukah continue to play out in our daily lives. The way we approach our Torah study and service of G-d is all dependant on how we look at it. ...

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November 30, 2020 00:54:52
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Justice is Blind - Justice Richard Bernstein

Life has not always been simple for Bernstein. Hear firsthand how he faced his challenges head-on, and is now serving as the first blind judge of the Supreme Court of Michigan. This lecture was delivered at the 13th annual National Jewish Retreat. For more information and to register for the next retreat, visit: Jretreat.com. ...

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November 23, 2020 00:42:48
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Stress Relief: Kabbalah and Psychology - Mrs. Sara Esther Crispe

Every person deals with stress. How can you manage it so that it does not overwhelm or consume you? Learn three practical steps from the Talmud to help put your anxieties in perspective and transform your life. This lecture was delivered at the 13th annual National Jewish Retreat. For more information and to register for the next retreat, visit: Jretreat.com. ...

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November 16, 2020 01:02:23
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Repetition and Restriction in Judaism - Rabbi Shalom Paltiel

Is Judaism a religion of rules? Why do we do the same things over and over again, like putting on tefillin each morning? Examine the framework and reasoning of for its detailed instruction. This lecture was delivered at the 13th annual National Jewish Retreat. For more information and to register for the next retreat, visit: Jretreat.com. ...

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November 09, 2020 00:43:07
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Experiencing the Divine - Rabbi Manis Friedman

On Shabbat, we transcend our mundane lives and reconnect with our Maker. Learn how to tap into the uniquely spiritual side of this day, even while eating Cholent. This lecture was delivered at the 13th annual National Jewish Retreat. For more information and to register for the next retreat, visit: Jretreat.com. ...

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November 09, 2020 00:50:03
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Perfection is Overrated! - Rabbi Mendel Kalmenson

Experience a paradigm shift based on the Tanya’s most revolutionary teachings, relating to spiritual growth and self-development. This lecture was delivered at the 13th annual National Jewish Retreat. For more information and to register for the next retreat, visit: Jretreat.com. ...

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