Yitro
Rabbi Riskin (credit: Ariel Jerozolimski)

Parshat Yitro (Exodus 18:1-20:23) Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel –   “And now, if you will surely hearken to my voice and observe My Covenant, then you shall be for Me a chosen treasure (segulah) from amongst all the nations, because all of the earth is Mine And you shall be for Me a Kingdom of Priest-teachers …

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Rabbi Riskin (credit: Ariel Jerozolimski)

Parshat Yitro (Exodus 18:1-20:23) Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel –   “And now, if you will surely hearken to my voice and observe My Covenant, then you shall be for Me a chosen treasure (segulah) from amongst all the nations, because all of the earth is Mine And you shall be for Me a Kingdom of Priest-teachers …

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Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

Shabbat Shalom: Parshat Yitro (Exodus 18:1 – 20:23) Efrat, Israel – “The Lord descended on Mount Sinai… and Moses went up…And the Lord said to Moses, ‘Go down’…”  (Exodus 19:21) The verses immediately preceding the Decalogue Revelation at Sinai are curious, to say the least.  God and Moses enter into a dialogue which appears to …

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