Jewish Link – “Teach me”: Inaugural Summer Torah Program for High School Girls

Group shot pre Shabbat at Lindenbaum

“Teach me”: Midreshet Lindenbaum’s Inaugural Summer Torah Program for High School Girls Ten young women returned to their homes across the USA last week after spending four fun-filled weeks in Israel. Summer “fun” for this particular group of girls was different than one might expect from high school sophomores, juniors and seniors. Their program focused …

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Parshat Masei: Putting Things in Writing Before Entering the Land of Israel

Miri Westreich

Putting Things in Writing Before Entering the Land of Israel Miri Westreich teaches literature, Tanach and midrash at Midreshet Lindenbaum-Lod Parshat Masei, which is the final portion of the Book of Bamidbar, marks the seamline between the desert and the entrance into the Land of Israel.  It is a moment of transition which constitutes a …

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“Shabbat Shalom” – Parshat Matot-Masei 5782

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Shabbat Shalom: Parshat Matot-Masei (Numbers 30:2- 36:13) By Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel – “This is the matter that the LORD has commanded concerning the daughters of Tzelofhad, saying: Let them be married to whom they think best… Just as the LORD commanded Moses, so did the daughters of Zelophehad” (Numbers 36:6,10). What can we …

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