Special Halashon Audio Series
Do your New Year's resolutions include better speech? Listen to some inspirational wisdom...
Introduction to Shmirat Halashon / Guarding One's Speech with Rebbetzin
Rebbetzin Twerski talks about speech as the essence of man, and the
awesome ability we have to use it to destroy or to build (11 minutes).
Rebbetzin Feige Twerski of Milwaukee, Wisconsin lectures
worldwide on a myriad of Judaic subjects. She is a mother of 11 children,
and serves as the Rebbetzin alongside her husband, Rabbi Michel Twerski,
of Congregation Beth Jehudah
of Milwaukee. She also writes an online column
about Jewish family topics.
The Impact of Lashon Hara with Rabbi Zev Leff
Rabbi Leff sheds insight into the teachings of our Sages: How Lashon
Hara inflicts "private" damage upon the speaker, why Miriam's Lashon Hara
was not Lashon Hara, and the power of speech to unify the elements within
man and mankind as a whole (9 minutes).
Rabbi Zev Leff, Rabbi of Moshav
Matityahu and Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshiva Gedola Matisyahu in Israel, teaches
in numerous yeshivot in Israel and lectures throughout Israel and the English-speaking
world. Many of his lectures are available on his web site http://www.rabbileff.net/,
where one may also send in questions and listen to the Rabbi's responses.
He is also the author of Shiurei
Bina - Outlooks & Insights on the Weekly Torah Portion.
How to Improve One's Speech with Rabbi Yitzchak Berkovits
Rabbi Berkovits shares one technique to avoid Lashon Hara
which tops the list of tips and strategies for self-improvement (10 minutes).
Rabbi Yitzchak Berkovits, a renowned expert on Jewish
Law and Philosophy, is dean of the Center
for Jewish Values, a Jerusalem-based organization which advances knowledge
of Hilchos Bein Adom L'Chavero, the Torah's teachings on interpersonal relationships. Rabbi
Berkowitz has spoken on dozens of Bein Adom L'Chavero topics (which are
available on audiotape and CD at firstname.lastname@example.org),
and co-authored Chofetz
Chaim: A Lesson A Day.
VAYIKRA AND PURIM:
The Many Nuances of Sin
Rabbi Eliyahu Hoffmann - 5767
Fortunate Is The Generation Whose Leaders Goof... And Then Admit It
Rabbi Yissocher Frand - 5765
A Small Voice
Rabbi Berel Wein - 5772
The Ballad of Mayer
Rabbi Label Lam - 5770
Behind the Mask
Rabbi Yisroel Ciner - 5760
Lover of Peace
Rabbi Berel Wein - 5760
Behind the Purim Mask
Rabbi Naftali Reich - 5768
Shlomo Katz - 5764
Rabbi Aron Tendler - 5759
Sacrifice by Learning Torah
Rabbi Yaakov Menken - 5760
A God's-Eye-View of History
Rabbi Pinchas Winston - 5772
Lots More To The Story
Rabbi Yochanan Zweig - 5773
The Reality of the Day
Rabbi Label Lam - 5774
Connecting Through the Laws
Rabbi Berel Wein - 5773
“Purim & Pisces: Not your Average Fish Story” (Insights for the holiday of Purim)
Jon Erlbaum - 5770