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Parashat Korah 5782

June 30, 2022 | Filed in: Bamidbar, Divrei Torah

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah When the Law is Unjust, We Break the Law A D’var Torah for Parashat Korah By Rabbi Lizz Goldstein (’16) Last week, the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, withdrawing the already … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Shelah 5782

June 24, 2022 | Filed in: Bamidbar, Divrei Torah

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah A Fish We Shouldn’t Let Get Away A D’var Torah for Parashat Shelah By Rabbi Katy Allen (’05) You should have seen the fish that got away! Remember Paul Bunyan? The giant … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Beha’alotekha 5782

June 17, 2022 | Filed in: Bamidbar, Divrei Torah

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah A D’var Torah for Parashat Beha’alotekha By Rabbi Enid Lader (’10) On the day that the Mishkan [portable Tabernacle/Temple] was set up, the cloud covered the Mishkan, the Tent of the Pact; … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Naso 5782

June 10, 2022 | Filed in: Bamidbar, Divrei Torah

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah What’s Your “Work Work”? A D’var Torah for Parashat Naso By Rabbi Rob Scheinberg The original sacred ritual space of the Jewish people, the Mishkan, was portable. Whenever the Israelites moved from place … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Bemidbar 5782

June 3, 2022 | Filed in: Bamidbar, Divrei Torah

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah The Torah is for Everyone A D’var Torah for Parashat Bemidbar By Rabbi Marc Rudolph (’04) Before the Sinai Desert was returned to Egypt in the Peace Treaty of 1978, it was … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Behukotai 5782

May 27, 2022 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Vayikra

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah A D’var Torah for Parashat Behukotai By Rabbi Doug Alpert (’12) Amongst our many struggles in interpreting Torah and apprehending G-d’s will is in how we view theodicy – how we reconcile … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Behar 5782

May 20, 2022 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Vayikra

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah A D’var Torah for Parashat Behar By Rabbi Matthew Goldstone This week in Parashat Behar we learn about the laws of Shemitta, the sabbatical year. For six years we work the land and then in … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Emor 5782

May 13, 2022 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Vayikra

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah A D’var Torah for Parashat Emor By Rabbi Cantor Sam Levine (’19) You shall be holy, for I the Lord your God am holy (Lev. 19:2) This is the thesis statement of … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Kedoshim 5782

May 6, 2022 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Vayikra

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah A Stumbling Block Before the Blind A D’var Torah for Parashat Kedoshim By Rabbi Jill Hackell (’13) Parashat Kedoshim contains many laws that outline a path toward leading a holy life. Although some of … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Aharei Mot 5782

April 29, 2022 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Uncategorized, Vayikra

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah A D’var Torah for Parashat Aharei Mot By Rabbi Michael Rothbaum (’06) In an instantly-classic scene from Fiddler, Tevye the dairyman comes to an agreement to marry off his daughter Tzeitl to the … Continue reading »