Tazria-Metzora

Parashat Tazria-Metzora: Eviction Affliction Rav Jonathan Bailey attended Yeshivat Hamivtar from 1997-2002 and received his rabbinic ordination through Ohr Torah Stone’s Joseph & Gwendolyn Straus Rabbinical Seminary from Rav Shlomo Riskin and Rav Chaim Brovender, as well as from Rav Zalman Nechemia Goldberg. He now teaches full-time at Midreshet HaRova, and recently published his first …

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Parshat Tazria-Metzora (Leviticus 12:1 – 15:33) By Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel –  “And on the eighth day the flesh of his foreskin shall be circumcised.” (Leviticus 12:3) The mitzva of circumcision in the portion of Tazria appears in the midst of the discussion of the impure and pure periods immediately following childbirth. Furthermore, our Sages …

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Shabbat Shalom: Tazria-Metzora (Leviticus 12:1-15:33)                                                                  By Rabbi Shlomo Riskin  Efrat, Israel –  “Speak to the children of Israel saying, when a woman conceives (tazria) …

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השימוש הנכון בכוח הגדול של המילה הרב יהודה נוימן דווקא הכוח הגדול ביותר של האדם הוא זה שדורש הכי מעט תשומת לב. כדי לגדל נכון את הדור הבא אנו צריכים להיות זהירים בו במיוחד מדור פרשת השבוע של אתר כיפה, כ”ז ניסן תשע”ה, 16/04/2015 נאמר בפרשתנו: “זאת תהיה תורת המצורע ביום טהורתו, והובא אל הכהן… וצוה הכהן …

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Photo: Chaim Snow

Parshat Tazria-Metzora (Leviticus 12:1-15:33) Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel – “Speak to the children of Israel saying, when a woman conceives (tazria) and gives birth to a male … on the eighth day the child’s foreskin shall be circumcised.” (Leviticus 12:2-3)  The Hebrew word “halacha” is the term used for Jewish law which is the constitution and bedrock of …

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Photo: Chaim Snow

Parshat Tazria-Metzora (Leviticus 12:1-15:33) Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel – “Speak to the children of Israel saying, when a woman conceives (tazria) and gives birth to a male … on the eighth day the child’s foreskin shall be circumcised.” (Leviticus 12:2-3)  The Hebrew word “halacha” is the term used for Jewish law which is the constitution and bedrock of …

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