Wednesday, Thursday War News: Kassams, Mortars From North Gaza as Crossings Remain Closed, IDF Operating in Gaza; Syrian Infiltrator Nabbed in Golan; 66 Terrorists, Smuggler of 14 Illegals Nabbed, Heavily Armed Arab Nabbed Near Shechem

Tuesday War News: Rocket Attacks on Sderot, 17 Rockets Fired in 24 Hours; Intelligence Chief — Low Chance of War in 2009 [Shades of ’73?]; 34 Terrorists Nabbed, Ramle Arab Nabbed – Kidnap Attempt Foiled?, Arabs Shoot Jew in Shomron

“Peace House”, Hevron: Regime Planning Repeat of Amona Brutality?

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Commentary;

The Israeli Supreme Court ruled on Sunday, rejecting the overwhelming body of conclusive evidence that Beit HaShalom (Peace House) was legally and legitimately purchased by Jews, stating that the decision “allows them [the State] to do so” — to evict the more than 20 families who live there.

In the process, the regime and its MSM (mainstream media) has engaged in a continuous blood-libel again pitting Jew against Jew and dividing B’nai Yisrael against itself as with Gush Katif, as with Amona, as with the destruction of the Federman/Tor Farm and recent events at Har HaBayit.  [...]  Click here to read more.

Monday War News: Negev Bombarded by Gaza Terror Rockets as Israel Supplies Terrorists, IDF Nabs 15 Terrorists, 2 East Jerusalem Arabs Indicted for Terrorism

Weekend War News: At Least 19 Gaza Rockets, Including 5 ‘Grad’ Katyushas Hit Ashkelon, Sderot — IAF Strikes Rocket Launchers Killing 4; IDF Shoots Molotov Attacker, Stoning Near Hevron

Parsha Chaye Sarah 5769: Avraham’s Intuitive Perception, When Does it Rub Off on Us?

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by Moshe Burt

There are two intriguing commentaries, each relating to a different posuk of Parsha Chaye Sarah, regarding the dialogue leading up to Avraham Aveinu’s acquisition of the Ma’arat HaMachpela for 400 shekels of silver from Efron the Hittite.

The first of the two posukim is spoken by Avraham and says, in part;

“I will have given the money for the field; take it of me …” (Breish’it, Perek 23, posuk 13)

Torah Gems on Chaye Sarah cites Rabbi A.M. Amiel; [...]  Click here to read more.

Friday War News: Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue, IAF IAF Hits Rocket Launchers, 1,000 Smuggling Tunnels From Egypt to Gaza; 6 Terrorists Nabbed, Molotovs Tossed Along Gilad Route

Gush Katif Connection With Beit Shemesh Elections

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Commentary;

I’m going to speak in the 1st person here.

Aside from the dirty tricks and “stinking manuevers” which marked the campaigns of 2 of the 3 Mayoralty candidates in Beit Shemesh; what irks me is that there seems a definite connection, like links in a chain, between the winning candidate, the parties who backed him, the lengths to which they went to bring about his election (with the possible resultant exclusivity partition of Beit Shemesh/Ramat Beit Shemesh) and what the religious parties, ALL of them — including Mafdal (on a national level) — an across-the-board indictment — regarding what none of them bothered to do to save their Jewish brethren formerly from Gush Katif. [...]  Click here to read more.

Thursday War News: Rocket, Mortar Bombardment From Gaza Continues, Terror Plot Foiled; IDF Nabs 5 Terrorists

Wednesday War News: 6 Mortars Fired From Gaza. IDF Kills 4 Gaza Terrorists — 1 Had Kalashnikovs; Arabs Riot Near Jerusalem, IDF Nabs 2 Terrorists