Monthly Archives: March 2016

Erev Shabbos Kodesh Inspiration Tzav 5776


In this week’s parsha it is said (Vayikra 6:3)  וְלָבַשׁ הַכֹּהֵן מִדּוֹ בַד וּמִכְנְסֵי בַד יִלְבַּשׁ עַל בְּשָׂרוֹ וְהֵרִים אֶת הַדֶּשֶׁן אֲשֶׁר תֹּאכַל הָאֵשׁ אֶת הָעֹלָה עַל הַמִּזְבֵּחַ וְשָׂמוֹ אֵצֶל הַמִּזְבֵּחַ, the Kohen shall don his fitted linen Tunic, and … Continue reading

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Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Tzav 5776


Tzav 5776 New Stories Tzav 5776 Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Tzav 5776 Shabbos HaGadol and the Mitzvah of Tzitzis Introduction גדילים תעשה לך על ארבע כנפות כסותך אשר תכסה בה, you shall take for yourselves twisted threads on the four corners of … Continue reading

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Toras Purim 5776


Toras Purim 5776 Toras Purim 5776 תורת פורים תשע”ו So this year we decided to focus on a hot topic, specifically immigration. Well, actually, a topic similar to immigration, called conversion. And more specifically, Amalekite conversion. You may be wondering … Continue reading

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Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Vayikra 5776


Vayikra 5776 New Stories Vayikra 5776 Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Vayikra 5776 Performing HaShem’s Will with our Will Introduction This week’s parashah discusses the karbanos, sacrifices that the Jewish People were required to bring when the Mishkan and the Bais HaMikdash were … Continue reading

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Erev Shabbos Kodesh Inspiration Vayikra 5776


It is said וַיִּקְרָא אֶל מֹשֶׁה וַיְדַבֵּר יְ-ה-וָֹ-ה אֵלָיו מֵאֹהֶל מוֹעֵד לֵאמֹר, He called to Moshe, and HaShem spoke to him from the Tent of Meeting, saying. Rashi writes that he calling to Moshe was a sign of affection, a … Continue reading

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Erev Shabbos Kodesh Inspiration Pekudei 5776


The Parashah begins with the words, אֵלֶּה פְקוּדֵי הַמִּשְׁכָּן מִשְׁכַּן הָעֵדֻת, these are the reckonings of the Tabernacle, the Tabernacle of Testimony. Literally translated the word פְקוּדֵי means counting or reckoning. However, we find elsewhere that the word פקוד means … Continue reading

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Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Pekudei 5776


Pekudei 5776 New Stories Pekudei 5776 Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Pekudei 5776 The Mishkan Teaches us to be Exact and Uncompromising Introduction ותכל כל עבדת משכן אהל מועד ויעשו בני ישראל ככל אשר צוה ה’ את משה כן עשו, all the work … Continue reading

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