Monthly Archives: March 2014

Erev Shabbos Kodesh Inspiration Tazria-HaChodesh 5774


How should we understand Tzaraas? Spiritual leprosy? The Torah gives us a very explicit hint with the word מצרע as to what the deficiency is in the person who is inflicted with Tzaraas. The word מצרע, which equals 400 in … Continue reading

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Erev Shabbos Kodesh Inspiration Shemini-Parah 5774


In this week’s parasha we learn about Aharon offering sacrifices to inaugurate the Mishkan, and two of those sacrifices are Aharon’s offering of a calf as a sin offering and the Jewish People’s offering of a he-goat as a sin … Continue reading

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Erev Shabbos Kodesh Inspiration Tzav-Zachor-Purim-Shushan Purim 5774


  Shabbos, Parshas Zachor, Erev Purim, Purim, Shushan Purim, drinking, Mishloach Manos, Matanos Laevyonim, Megillah reading, Seudas Purim. So much to talk about and so little time. Let’s talk about the Korban Olah. The Medrash (Vayikra Rabbah 7:3) states that … Continue reading

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