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This week’s parashah describes the appointment of seventy elders to help judge the
people. As God tells Moshe, “I will draw upon the spirit that is on you and put it upon
them,” so that the elders will share the…READ MORE

Found in the Book of Numbers (Bamidbar), contains various themes, including the laws
of the Nazirite, the Sotah (suspected adulteress), and the priestly blessings. Each of
these topics offers relevant lessons for modern life, supported by insights from ancient
sources like the Talmud…READ MORE

Moses conducts a census of the Israelites; G-d describes the unique duties of the Kehàt family of priests. G-d tells Moses: “You shall take a total count of the entire community of the sons of Israel according to their families, according to their father’s house, counting the names…READ MORE

Parashat Bechukotai primarily explores the consequences of our actions: Every action
has repercussions, and deviating from ethical conduct leads to societal decline. As
stated, "But if you do not obey Me and do not observe all these commandments, and if
you despise My statutes…I also will do this to you: I will even appoint terror over you"…READ MORE

Parashat Behar, from the Book of Leviticus, primarily explores the laws of the Sabbatical year (Shemitah) and the Jubilee year (Yovel), with significant ethical, social justice, and personal conduct implications for modern life. Drawing on insights from ancient Talmudic sources, here are some refined conclusions and their relevance to today’s society…READ MORE

One key takeaway from Parashat Emor is the importance of prioritizing both physical and spiritual well-being. It’s all about finding the right equilibrium.
The Talmudic sages elaborate on the benefits of dedicating one day a week to rest and spiritual reflection, highlighting its role in promoting holistic well-being….READ MORE

Kedoshim is the commandment to love your neighbor as yourself (Leviticus 19:18). This
principle underscores the importance READ MORE

One of the things this parasha teaches us is the necessity of keeping decrees and laws.
This implies a commitment to ethical living, where we actively seek to align our actions with moral principles. Pirke Avot 4:11expands on this idea, stating, “One who performs one mitzvah (commandment) acquires for himself….READ MORE

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Chag Pesach Sameach

According to the Torah Miriam and Aaron speak against Moses because of his marriage to a Cushite woman, and as a result…READ MORE