“Parsha and Purpose” – Vayechi 5780

“Parsha and Purpose” – Insights from Rabbi Kenneth Brander into Torah and Contemporary Life

Parshat Vayechi 5780

Sources cited

  • Genesis 49:33
  • Rashi on Genesis 49:33
  • Taanit 5b

A Thousand Words – January 6, 2020

Ramot girls learn about asara b'tevet

In preparation for the 10th of Tevet – the Jewish fast day also designated by the Israeli Rabbinate as “general kaddish day” (yom hakaddish ha’klalli) for victims of the Holocaust and others whose yahrtzeits (anniversaries of their deaths) are unknown, teachers at the Jennie Sapirstein High School for Girls in Ramot hosted a wonderful team of creators and workshop facilitators. …

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