Search Results for: teshuva

  • Nitzavim-Vayeilech Parsha Sheet: Teshuva

    This week’s parsha discusses the concept of teshuva. Is there a mitzvah to do teshuva? If teshuva is a mitzvah, why isn't there a bracha said over doing teshva? What ist he end result of teshuva? Includes key Ramban's and Gur Aryeh's on the parsha.

  • #SorryYesSorry: A Mini Teshuva Chabura

    What is the Jewish approach to saying "I'm sorry"? What are the steps one must take to complete the process of teshuva? Get ready to learn about VeAhavta LeRayacha Kamocha, real change and what it takes to get there. Click here to download the Chabura Guide which walks the teacher through the whole lesson explaining the transition between the sources and the overall learning goals of the Chabura. Created by Shlomo Mandel and Yosef Kurtz.

  • Dvarim SheBlev and the Mitzvah of Teshuva

    Can you say "I forgive you" when you don't mean it? This piece from the sefer B'Rogez Racheim Tizkor explores whether or not verbal forgiveness is effective if a person still harbors a grudge in their heart.

  • Teshuva: Putting the Pieces Back Together

    NCSYers learn what Teshuva is all about and the mechanics of fixing a relationship in a hands-on way.

  • The Power of Teshuva is the Greatest Innovation Since the Creation of the World.

    "The power of teshuva is the greatest innovation since the creation of the world." - Rav Yitzchak Hutner

  • 10 Questions on Sefer Yonah

    Here are 10 questions to consider as you read Sefer Yonah on Yom Kippur. Includes a summary for each chapter.

  • Back to Blank

    Can you really wipe your slate clean? Have you ever done something that you would like to erase? Work through this session to understand the power and importance of teshuva.

  • Yom Kippur: Long Live the King

    Yom Kippur is the time to show Hashem how much we love and respect Him, even when we are lacking in the mitzvos we should have performed last year. Listen to this 7 Minutes of Inspiration to hear the message through a powerful story from Rabbi Israel Lashak.

  • Hidden Prayer in the Megillah

    Although prayer is an essential component of teshuva, it is actually hard to find any explicit mention of prayer in Megilas Esther. Read this session to explore the connection between teshuva, tefillah, and fasting in the Purim story.

  • Shredding Tashlich

    This activity will help teens think about what it feels like to regret their actions and how to improve for the future in a healthy way.