A Light in Time is a treasury of profound divrei Torah on the Jewish festivals and life cycle events. With keen insight and remarkable knowledge, Rabbi Gefen offers fresh, exciting ideas that not only stimulate the intellect, but also provide practical messages for everyday living.
The Guiding Light
The Guiding Light is a collection of Torah essays by the renowned columnist, Rabbi Yehonasan Gefen. He has looked into the weekly Parasha and offers penetrating insights into all aspects of life.
I was brought up in London with a sense of jewish identity but not much connection to Jewish observance. I became more observant through Aish HaTorah, and eventually studied there for four great years. I then got married and joined the kollel of Rabbi Yitzchak Berkovits Shlita - I have been there for over 6 years and now teach in the kollel and help in fundraising. My new blog is titled 'The Jerusalem Kollel' because its contents are largely based on the teachings of the head of the Jerusalem Kollel, Rabbi Yitzchak Berkovits Shlita. He is expert in all areas of Torah, but one of his areas of focus has been inter-personal relationships. This new blog consists of short pieces about the Mitzvot which relate to inter-personal relationships,