Rabbi Jacob Staub invokes the idea of a Jubilee year as described in the Book of Leviticus as a lens through which we should view modern societal norms.
Rabbi Jacob Staub asks the question, "How do we know when we are acting of our own volition, versus acting with God's divine spirit guiding us?"
Rabbi Jacob Staub explores God's role in our individual lives. Is God the cause of everything that happens? Is God the righteous judge?
Rabbi Jacob Staub asks the question—what does it really mean when someone wishes you a happy birthday on Facebook?
Rabbi Jacob Staub discusses the idea of patience, and how to handle trying situations.
Rabbi Jacob Staub reflects on the pre-Passover ritual of Bedikat Hametz, the search for leaven (fermented flour).
Rabbi Jacob Staub explores the idea of virtuous behavior.
Rabbi Jacob Staub reflects on his parenting style as well as that of his parents as he welcomes a grandson into the world.