Reeh

“Parsha to the Point” – Reeh 5778

Parshat Reeh (Deuteronomy 11:26-16:17) Rabbi David Stav The Book of Deuteronomy (Devarim) is comprised of three important sermons delivered by Moses, and our parsha centers on the most important of the three, concerning the commandments. One of the most important commandments that Moses tends to emphasize concerns the rampant idol worship that existed in the world …

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“Shabbat Shalom” – Re’eh 5778

Parshat Re’eh (Deuteronomy 11:26–16:17) Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel – “You shall smite, yes smite, all of the inhabitants of that city by the sword…and you shall burn entirely with fire the city and all of it spoils to the Lord your God, and it shall be an everlasting desolation (tel); it shall not be …

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“Parsha to the Point” – Reeh 5777

Parshat Reeh (Deuteronomy 11:26-16:17) Rabbi David Stav  Our Torah portion this week, Re’eh, is replete with religious and social mitzvot, of which one is to take place during the Sh’nat Sh’mitah, the Sabbatical Year: the principle of Sh’mitat K’safim – the absolution of debt. Simply put, all creditors must absolve their debtors from repaying debt in …

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“Shabbat Shalom” – Re’eh 5777

Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

This week’s edition is dedicated in celebration of the 3rd birthday of Yakira Bryna Elison — 28 Av by her loving grandparents, Ian and Bernice Charif of Sydney, Australia Parshat Re’eh (Deuteronomy 11:26-16:17) Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel – “See, I am giving before you this day a blessing and a curse…” (Deut 11:26) So opens …

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אור תורה: ראה תשע”ו

Chana Asis

  “ובחרת בחיים”: זכות או ציווי? חנה עסיס בעולם שרואה ביחסי את המוחלט, אומרת התורה באופן בהיר – יש טוב ויש רע, יש נכון ולא נכון, יש אמת ושקר. מדור פרשת השבוע של אתר כיפה, כ”ח אב תשע”ו, 01/09/2016 פרשתנו פותחת בהעמדת שתי אלטרנטיבות בפני העם: ללכת בדרך ה’ ולהתברך, או לסטות מדרכו ולהסתכן בהשלכות …

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"Parsha to the Point" – Reeh 5776

Parshat Reeh (Deuteronomy 11:26-16:17)  Rabbi David Stav  Parshat Re’eh is the first of a series of four Torah portions that contain a slew of commandments the Jewish People is given as they enter the Land of Israel. Some of those commandments were already relevant when the Jews were in the desert, and are repeated in this parsha. This repetition is typical …

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“Parsha to the Point” – Reeh 5776

Parshat Reeh (Deuteronomy 11:26-16:17)  Rabbi David Stav  Parshat Re’eh is the first of a series of four Torah portions that contain a slew of commandments the Jewish People is given as they enter the Land of Israel. Some of those commandments were already relevant when the Jews were in the desert, and are repeated in this parsha. This repetition is typical …

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