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Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Lech Lecho 5777


lech-lecho-5777 new-stories-lech-lecho-5777 Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Lech Lecho 5776 No Evil on Shabbos Introduction In this week’s parashah the Torah records a dispute between Avraham and his nephew Lot. Avraham discovers that Lot is allowing his shepherds to graze the sheep in … Continue reading

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Erev Shabbos Kodesh Inspiration Tazria 5776


Tazria is a difficult parasha to study and absorb, as the parasha discuses laws that don’t seem to have relevance to our lives. The practical laws of tzaraas are irrelevant, as the Ramban writes that tzaraas was a gift from … Continue reading

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Erev Shabbos Kodesh Lech Lecho Inspiration 5776


In this week’s parasha we find the incident  where Avraham rescues Lot and then when the king of Sodom offers Avraham to take all the spoils of war, Avraham responds (Bereishis 14:23) אִם מִחוּט וְעַד שְׂרוֹךְ נַעַל וְאִם אֶקַּח מִכָּל … Continue reading

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Erev Shabbos Kodesh Vayera 5774 Inspiration


Themes, themes, themes! What’s a theme? A recurring pattern. So many themes in this week’s Parasha. Where does one begin? וירא, וירא, וירא, וישקף, and he saw and he gazed. How dos one see? Normally we think that one sees … Continue reading

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Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Lech Lecho 5772


שבת טעם החיים לך לך תשע”ב Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Lech Lecho 5772 The journey is worthwhile ויאמר ה’ אל אברם לך לך מארצך וממולדתך ומבית אביך אל הארץ אשר אראך, HaShem said to Avram, “Go for yourself from your land, … Continue reading

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Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Lech Lecho 5771


שבת טעם החיים לך לך תשע”א Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Lech Lecho 5771 Avraham’s battle and lessons in Gratitude Introduction אם מחוט ועד שרוך נעל ואם אקח מכל אשר לך ולא תאמר אני העשרתי את אברם, if so much as a … Continue reading

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