Vayikra

Parshat Vayikra (Leviticus 1:1 – 5:26)  Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel – “If the entire congregation of Israel commits an inadvertent violation as a result of (a mistaken legal decision of the Highest Court)….and they thereby violate one of the prohibitory commandments of G-d, they shall incur guilt” (Lev.4:13). If the Jewish state could be revived …

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Parshat Vayikra (Leviticus 1:1 – 5:26)  Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel – “If the entire congregation of Israel commits an inadvertent violation as a result of (a mistaken legal decision of the Highest Court)….and they thereby violate one of the prohibitory commandments of G-d, they shall incur guilt” (Lev.4:13). If the Jewish state could be revived …

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אלוקים מחפש את האדם והאדם מחפש את אלוקים הרב אליהו בירנבוים הקב”ה איננו מצפה רק שאדם יפנה אליו ויקרא לו, אלא הוא פותח וקורא לאדם. הקב”ה אינו פסיבי. בעולם אלא מגלה את נוכחותו מדור פרשת השבוע של אתר כיפה, כ”ח אדר תשע”ה, 19/03/2015 הספר השלישי בתורה פותח במילה שהיא בעלת משמעות עמוקה ורחבה: “ויקרא”. שמו של …

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Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

Parshat Vayikra (Leviticus 1:1-5:26) Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel – “He [God] called to Moses, and the Lord spoke to him from the Tent of Meeting saying…”(Leviticus 1:1) So opens the third book of the Pentateuch, the book known as Torat Kohanim, the book of the priest-ministers of the Divine Sanctuary, the guardians of the …

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Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

Parshat Vayikra (Leviticus 1:1-5:26) Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel – “He [God] called to Moses, and the Lord spoke to him from the Tent of Meeting saying…”(Leviticus 1:1) So opens the third book of the Pentateuch, the book known as Torat Kohanim, the book of the priest-ministers of the Divine Sanctuary, the guardians of the …

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Shabbat Shalom: Parshat Vayikra (Leviticus 1:1 – 5:26) Efrat, Israel – “When a human being (adam) brings from amongst you a sacrificial offering to the Lord…” (Leviticus 1:1-2) The Book of Leviticus is known throughout our Midrashic literature as Torat Kohanim, The Teachings of Kohen – Priests. A great part of this third book of the Pentateuch …

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