“Parsha to the Point” – Chukat 5777

Parshat Chukat (Numbers 19:1 – 22:1) Rabbi David Stav  A unique phenomenon in the Torah emerges in the sequence of events not recounted in the text. Forty years of wandering in the desert have passed, and we can only imagine all that had occurred during that time, since the Torah tells us nothing about it. It …

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“Shabbat Shalom” – Chukat 5777

Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

Parshat Chukat (Numbers 19:1-22:1) Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel — “And Moses and Aaron assembled the assemblage [kehal] before the rock; and  said to them, “Listen now, rebels, from this rock shall we extract water for you?” And Moses lifted his hand, struck the rock twice with his staff, and abundant water emerged to give drink …

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