Tag Archives: Pinchas

Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Vayeitzei 5777


vayeitzei-5777 Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Vayeitzei 5777 Yaakov Subdues Lavan Through Shabbos Introduction In this week’s parashah it is said (Bereishis 29:1-3) vayisa Yaakov raglav vayeilech artzah vnei kedem vayar vehinei beer basadeh vehinei sham shelosha edrei tzon rovtzim aleha ki min … Continue reading

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Erev Shabbos Kodesh Pinchas Inspiration 5776


We discussed on this week’s audio https://db.tt/nNepMo2Z how Moshe requested that HaShem appoint his sons as the new leaders upon Moshe’s passing, despite the fact that we have not heard anything about Gershom and Eliezer since their time in Egypt. … Continue reading

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Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Pinchas 5776


Pinchas 5776 New Stories Pinchas 5776 Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Pinchas 5776 A Glimpse of Redemption Introduction (This was written in 5768.) The period referred to as Bain Hametzarim, the Three Weeks, is almost upon us, and it is worth our while … Continue reading

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Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Bamidbar-Shavuos 5776


Bamidbar-Shavuos 5776 New Stories Bamidbar-Shavuos 5776 Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Bamidbar-Shavuos 5776 Peace through the actions of the wicked Introduction This week I was discussing with a friend of mine the name of the leader of the tribe of Shimon, Shlumiel Ben … Continue reading

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Erev Shabbos Kodesh Pinchas Inspiration 5775


It has been said that if one wants to remain alive, one should prove one’s self indispensable to the community. How does this rule apply in  practical manner? Tosfos (Brachos 7a) writes that in the mere moment that Balaam could … Continue reading

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Erev Shabbos Kodesh Shabbos Pinchas Inspiration 5774


What does the name פינחס mean? The Abarbanel, interestingly enough, writes that the name פינחס is an Egyptian name that is derived from the city in Egypt called תַחְפַּנְחֵס (See Yirmiyah 2:16). However, we still do not know the definition … Continue reading

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