“Parsha to the Point” – Va’etchanan 5777

Parshat Va’etchanan (Deuteronomy 3:23-7:11) Rabbi David Stav  This coming Sabbath is called “Shabbat Nachamu”, in reference to the Haftarah, an excerpt from the Book of Yishayahu (Isaiah) that begins, “‘Comfort, comfort My people’, so says Hashem” [Is. 40:1]. This is the first of the Seven Haftarot of Consolation read every week between the Shabbat following Tisha …

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