Faculty Parsha

Parshat Tazria: The Lessons of Leprosy

The Lessons of Leprosy Avi Ganz is the director of the Elaine and Norm Brodsky Yeshivat Darkaynu Program “תניא ארבעה חשובים כמת: עני ומצורע, וסומא ומי שאין לו בנים וכו’  מצורע דכתיב (במדבר י”ב, י”ב): ‘אל נא תהי כמת’.”  (נדרים

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Parshat Tzav: The Quiet before the Storm

The Quiet before the Storm Rabbi Yitzhak Fried is the Rabbi of OTS’s Derech Avot High School for Boys The portion of Tzav starts off with an elaboration of the different korbanot, the sacrifices, already mentioned in the previous portion

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Parshat Vayikra: Blood, Fire and Smoke

Blood, Fire and Smoke Rabbi Dr. Reuven HaCohen Oriya is a Ra’m at the Robert M. Beren Machanaim Hesder Yeshiva There are a myriad of laws pertaining to the korbanot, the sacrifices.  In reference to the verse in our portion

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Rabbanit Sally Mayer

Parshat Pekudei: When Defeat is the Ultimate Success

When Defeat is the Ultimate Success Rabbanit Sally Mayer is the Rosh Midrasha of Midreshet Lindenbaum‘s Maria and Joel Finkle Overseas Program In Parshat Pekudei, the mishkan finally comes together. The Jewish People invested greatly in this holy project, donating

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Parshat Ki Tisa: The Breaking of the Tablets

The Breaking of the Tablets Rabbi Shlomo Brown is the Executive Director of  Midreshet Lindenbaum The breaking of the luchot, the Tablets of the Law, is one of the most dramatic events in the Torah.  The Torah ends with Moshe’s

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Parshat Tetzaveh: The True Contents of the Mishkan

The True Contents of the Mishkan Rabbi Pesach Wolicki is the director of Ohr Torah Stone’s Center for Jewish Christian Understanding and Cooperation (CJCUC) This week’s parashah, Tetzaveh, and last week’s parashah, Terumah, are often thought of as one unit.

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