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Parashat Va’ethanan 5781

July 22, 2021 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Dvarim

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah For the Love of God A D’var Torah for Parashat Va’ethanan By Rabbi Jeffrey Segelman It is in Parashat Va’ethanan that the Torah begins speaking about the love of God. Certainly … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Devarim 5781

July 16, 2021 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Dvarim

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah A D’var Torah for Parashat Devarim By Rabbi Michael Rothbaum (’06) There’s a profound meaning in the practice of Yiddishkayt, a beauty and depth that’s hard to describe if you … Continue reading »

 

Parashiyot Mattot-Masei 5781

July 9, 2021 | Filed in: Bamidbar, Divrei Torah

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah A D’var Torah for Parashiyot Mattot-Masei By Rabbi Lizz Goldstein (’16) Hodesh Tov. The height of summer is upon us, and with it three weeks of mourning bookended by fasting … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Pinhas 5781

July 2, 2021 | Filed in: Bamidbar, Divrei Torah

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah A D’var Torah for Parashat Pinhas By Rabbi Ariann Weitzman (’11) Parashat Pinhas’ eponymous lead character is an unusual one, with his very brief story spanning two parashiyot. Last week … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Balak 5781

June 24, 2021 | Filed in: Bamidbar, Divrei Torah

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah A D’var Torah for Parashat Balak By Rabbi Doug Alpert (’12) Responding to a request from a congregant at my Shul, for quite some time now we have been studying … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Hukkat 5781

June 18, 2021 | Filed in: Bamidbar, Divrei Torah

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah A D’var Torah for Parashat Hukkat By Rabbi Cantor Sam Levine (’19) Of all the noteworthy events and passages in parashat Hukkat – the impenetrable red heifer; the death of … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Korah 5781

June 11, 2021 | Filed in: Bamidbar, Divrei Torah

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah A D’var Torah for Parashat Korah By Rabbi Marc Rudolph (’04) On the evening of Friday, April 6, 1962, Leonard Bernstein was to conduct the New York Philharmonic in a performance … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Shelah 5781

June 4, 2021 | Filed in: Bamidbar, Divrei Torah

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah The Arc of the Covenant A D’var Torah for Parashat Shelah By Rabbi Enid Lader (’10) What does it mean to be holy? What does it mean to be in a … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Beha’alotekha 5781

May 28, 2021 | 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 Jeffrey Segelman Two stories appear at the end of the parasha this week, Beha’alotekha, which teach important lessons about life in general, … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Naso 5781

May 21, 2021 | Filed in: Bamidbar, Divrei Torah

A D’var Torah for Parashat Naso By Rabbi Matthew Goldstone Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah Our parasha this week, Naso, contains a passage recited daily as part of the traditional liturgy, which many parents also … Continue reading »