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"Parsha to the Point" – Noach 5776

Parshat Noach (Genesis 6:9 – 11:32)  Rabbi David Stav  (Translated from the Hebrew original) Parshat Noach, the second parsha in the Torah, relates the history of the human race using some of the most important and fundamental stories ever told. If we

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“Shabbat Shalom” – Noach 5776

Parshat Noach (Genesis 6:9 – 11:32)  Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel – “Noah, the man of the earth, drank of the wine, became drunk, and uncovered himself within his tent. Ham, the father of Canaan, saw his father’s nakedness and told his

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"Shabbat Shalom" – Noach 5776

Parshat Noach (Genesis 6:9 – 11:32)  Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel – “Noah, the man of the earth, drank of the wine, became drunk, and uncovered himself within his tent. Ham, the father of Canaan, saw his father’s nakedness and told his

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“Parsha to the Point” – Bereishit 5776

Parshat Bereishit (Genesis 1:1 – 6:8)  Rabbi David Stav  (Translated from the Hebrew original) The first parsha of the Torah, along with the eponymous first book of the Chumash, are aptly named “Breishit”. The name inspires a sense of renewal and

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"Parsha to the Point" – Bereishit 5776

Parshat Bereishit (Genesis 1:1 – 6:8)  Rabbi David Stav  (Translated from the Hebrew original) The first parsha of the Torah, along with the eponymous first book of the Chumash, are aptly named “Breishit”. The name inspires a sense of renewal and

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אור תורה: בראשית תשע”ו

מדוע נאסר לאכול מפרי עץ הדעת? הרב שלמה ריסקין   המאבק בין הדמויות בסיפור גן עדן הוא תמצית המאבק האנושי שבכל דור ודור, שעניינו: האם אני מוכן לכוף את עצמי לסמכות דתית-חוקתית גבוהה יותר, או שמא אני מבכר להכריז כי

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“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

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"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

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אור תורה: וזאת הברכה

לעיתים ביטולה זהו קיומה הרב דוד סתיו   מוטב ישברו הלוחות ואל יושמד עם ישראל. תורה ניתנה בשביל ישראל ולא להיפך. יש משהו במעלתה של כנסת ישראל שבשורשו הוא מעל התורה ולכן משה מעדיף לשבור הלוחות על פני אפשרויות אחרות

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The Reason for Sukkot

The Reason for Sukkot By Rabbi David Brofsky The Torah explains the reason for the commandment to dwell in sukkot: “That your generations may know that I made the children of Israel to dwell in booths, when I brought them

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