Rabbi Bergman currently serves as the Rabbi at Kehilat Ohr Tzion. Previously he was the community rabbi at The Stony Brook Hebrew Congregation.
Prior to that, he lived in Israel where he was ordained on the campus of Yeshivat Machana’im (formerly “Hamivtar”) in Gush Etzion. with Jewish communities.
This week, we begin the three period in the Jewish calendar beginning with the fast of the 17th of Tammuz
Our parsha concludes with the unique mitzvah of tzitzit- the ritual fringes worn on a four cornered garment. The