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Rabbi Neil Winkler

Rabbi Neil Winkler is the rabbi emeritus of the Young Israel of Fort Lee, and now lives in Israel.

Articles by Rabbi Neil Winkler

The Power of Memory

The two different haftarot that we read on the two separate days of Rosh Hashanah focus upon two different themes of the chag. The first

Bringing the Prophets to Life

Parshat Shoftim   After recognizing in the opening words of the third haftarah of consolation (a selection we did not read last week because it

Parshat Devarim: Shabbat Chazon

Although this week’s haftorah is the opening chapter of Sefer Yishayahu (whose opening word became the title for this Shabbat), there is rabbinic disagreement as

My Father, Master of My Youth

This week’s haftarah, the second of the “t’lat d’pur’anuta,” three haftarot of punishment that precede Tish’a B’av, is taken from the second and third chapters