Welcome to Congregation Magen David of West Deal!
The story of our congregation is a story about the birth and growth of a community. Just a few families and new neighbors in 1978, our ties have deepened and our respect for one another matured. Today, with our rabbis to guides us, we have grown and prospered.
Rabbi Albert Setton The Sotah chapter in the Torah represents a fascinating episode in Chazal actively shaping a specific concept in the Torah according to specific ideological lines. A cursory …continue reading The Sotah and the Me Too Movement
Why were the Leviyim singled out from amongst the nation and given a special role? They were not part of the general census and were given the role and responsibility …continue reading How The Leviyim Earned Their Role
Patterns and habits can be powerful tools for success, through consistency and momentum. Unfortunately, they can be very detrimental as well, locking us into behavior which takes us further and …continue reading Behar and Spirals
By Rabbi Ezra Labaton ZS”L Coming to Shavuot we should begin to appreciate the meaning of the word “Revelation.” We understand how this, once in world history, event shaped the …continue reading Torah, Revelation, & Natural Law