"Shabbat Shalom" – Bereishit 5776

Parshat Bereishit (Genesis 1:1 – 6:8)  Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel –  The beginning of our communal Torah readings once again with the Book of Genesis on the first Shabbat following the intensive festival period from Rosh Hashanah through to Shmini Atzeret-Simhat Torah is much more than a calendrical accident; the first chapters of Genesis …

Read more

“Shabbat Shalom” – Bereishit 5776

Parshat Bereishit (Genesis 1:1 – 6:8)  Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel –  The beginning of our communal Torah readings once again with the Book of Genesis on the first Shabbat following the intensive festival period from Rosh Hashanah through to Shmini Atzeret-Simhat Torah is much more than a calendrical accident; the first chapters of Genesis …

Read more