Parashot Chukat is a Torah portion found in the Book of Numbers (Bamidbar) and encompasses Numbers 19:1-22:1. The portion is named after the Hebrew word “Chukat,” which means “statute” or “decree…READ MORE

Who has the authority to lead the Israelite community, and what is the source of that authority? Parashat Korach addresses these critical questions. Korach, Datan and Aviram, and 250 leaders of Israel rebel against the authority of Moshe and Aharon. The rebellion results in their being swallowed by the earth. …READ MORE