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Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Vayeira 5777


vayeira-5777 new-stories-vayeria-5777 Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Vayeira 5777 Avraham and Eradication of Evil Introduction This week’s parashah contains a theme that appears to run throughout the entire parashah. The Torah commences this week with the incident where Avraham has just been circumcised … Continue reading

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Erev Shabbos Kodesh Shabbos Chol HaMoed-Shemini Atzeres-Vezos Habracha 5777 Inspiration


We have mentioned in the past that the sefarim point out the difference between Rosh HaShanah and Pesach. On Rosh Hashanah we go to the water and cast away our sins, whereas on Pesach we go to the water and … Continue reading

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Erev Shabbos Kodesh Nitzavim 5776-Rosh HaShanah 5777 Inspiration


In this week’s parasha, Nitzavim, we read how Moshe tells the Jewish People that they are gathered together to enter into a covenant with HaShem. “If,” Moshe warns them, “there is amongst you someone whose heart is turned away from … Continue reading

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Erev Shabbos Kodesh Ki Savo Inspiration 5776


In this week’s parasha, Ki Savo, we find a very interesting pattern when the Torah discusses the bringing of Bikkurim, one’s first harvested fruits. The Torah describes numerous actions that one performs in the offering of Bikkurim. It shall be … Continue reading

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Erev Shabbos Kodesh Shoftim Inspiration 5776


In this week’s parasha the Torah discusses the mitzvah of appointing a king when the Jewish People enter Eretz Yisroel. In the Book of Shmuel we learn that that the Jewish People request from Shmuel a king and Shmuel is … Continue reading

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Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Re’eh 5776


Re’eh 5776 New Stories Re’eh 5776 Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Re’eh 5776 The Need to be Vigilant Throughout the Month of Elul Introduction The month of Elul is approaching. What is required of us in this month of awe? The Medrash (Pirkei … Continue reading

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Erev Shabbos Kodesh Inspiration Vayigash 5776


So the game is up. Yosef reveals himself to his brothers, they feel ashamed, and they live happily ever after. Well, almost. The Medrash throws us all for a loop stating that when Yosef reveals himself, the brothers were so … Continue reading

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