Ki Tisa

“Parsha to the Point” – Ki Tisa 5778

Parshat Ki Tisa (Exodus 30:11 – 34:35) Rabbi David Stav No event in the history of the Jewish People serves as a better basis for their collective indictment than the story of the Golden Calf, which is described in great detail in this week’s Torah portion, Ki Tisa. Is there anything that has not yet been said… Continue Reading “Parsha to the Point” – Ki Tisa 5778

“Shabbat Shalom” – Ki Tisa 5778

Parshat Ki Tisa (Exodus 30:11 – 34:35) Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel — “And God spoke unto Moses: Take sweet spices – nataf, shelet and helbena – these sweet spices with pure frankincense , all of an equal weight” . Suddenly, I felt myself awakened during a flight by a rather startling question. Someone wanted… Continue Reading “Shabbat Shalom” – Ki Tisa 5778

“Parsha to the Point” – Ki Tisa 5777

Parshat Ki Tisa (Exodus 30:11 – 34:35) Rabbi David Stav  After a lengthy description of the materials that needed to be prepared for the construction of the Mishkan and for the performing of the ritual worship, Hashem orders Moshe: “Take for yourself aromatics, balsam sap, onycha and galbanum, aromatics and pure frankincense… and you shall make it into… Continue Reading “Parsha to the Point” – Ki Tisa 5777

“Shabbat Shalom” – Ki Tisa 5777

Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

This week’s “Shabbat Shalom” is sponsored by the Charif Family of Sydney, Australia in honour of the marriage of Alon Charif to Dina Kahn, March 19, 2017 Parshat Ki Tisa (Exodus 30:11 – 34:35) Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel: “Lord, Lord a G-d of Compassion…” (Exodus 34:6). It is difficult to imagine the profound disappointment and… Continue Reading “Shabbat Shalom” – Ki Tisa 5777

אור תורה: כי תשא תשע”ו

לוחות ושברי לוחות הרב שלמה בראון האם שבר משה את הלוחות מכיוון שהופתע מעגל הזהב או שעשה זאת בכוונה תחילה? מדור פרשת השבוע של אתר כיפה, י”ד אדר א´ תשע”ו, 23/02/2016 “וַיְהִי כַּאֲשֶׁר קָרַב אֶל הַמַּחֲנֶה וַיַּרְא אֶת הָעֵגֶל וּמְחֹלֹת וַיִּחַר אַף מֹשֶׁה וַיַּשְׁלֵךְ מִיָּדָיו אֶת הַלֻּחֹת וַיְשַׁבֵּר אֹתָם תַּחַת הָהָר” (שמות פרק לב יט)… Continue Reading אור תורה: כי תשא תשע”ו

"Parsha to the Point" – Ki Tisa 5776

Parshat Ki Tisa (Exodus 30:11-34:35)  Rabbi David Stav  (Translated from the Hebrew original) Parshat Ki Tisa centers on one of the most formative events in the annals of the Jewish People – the Sin of the Golden Calf. The Jewish People are eagerly awaiting Moshe’s return from Mount Sinai, but Moshe is late in coming, so the… Continue Reading "Parsha to the Point" – Ki Tisa 5776

“Parsha to the Point” – Ki Tisa 5776

Parshat Ki Tisa (Exodus 30:11-34:35)  Rabbi David Stav  (Translated from the Hebrew original) Parshat Ki Tisa centers on one of the most formative events in the annals of the Jewish People – the Sin of the Golden Calf. The Jewish People are eagerly awaiting Moshe’s return from Mount Sinai, but Moshe is late in coming, so the… Continue Reading “Parsha to the Point” – Ki Tisa 5776

"Shabbat Shalom" – Ki Tisa 5776

Parshat Ki Tisa (Exodus 30:11-34:35)  Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel –  “When you lift up the heads of the children of Israel to count them (in a census), let each one give an atonement offering for his soul when they are counted, so that there not be a plague in the counting of them” (Exodus 30:12)… Continue Reading "Shabbat Shalom" – Ki Tisa 5776

“Shabbat Shalom” – Ki Tisa 5776

Parshat Ki Tisa (Exodus 30:11-34:35)  Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel –  “When you lift up the heads of the children of Israel to count them (in a census), let each one give an atonement offering for his soul when they are counted, so that there not be a plague in the counting of them” (Exodus 30:12)… Continue Reading “Shabbat Shalom” – Ki Tisa 5776

אור תורה: פרשת כי תשא

Rabbanit Sally Mayer

כיצד מחוברות פרשיות בניית המשכן לחיים שלנו כיום? סאלי מאיר   כולנו חלק מקבוצה גדולה וחשובה שכל אחד ואחת תורם לה את חלקו כדי לבנות ציבור חזק ומאוחד, ובו זמנית כל אחד ואחת הוא עולם משלו ואנחנו אמורים להביא את היוזמה והאישיות שלנו לתוך עבודת ה´ שלנו כיחידים וכעם מדור פרשת השבוע של אתר כיפה,… Continue Reading אור תורה: פרשת כי תשא