Shmot

Parashat Bo 5783

January 24, 2023 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Shmot

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah Moses Gone Rogue A D’var Torah for Parashat Bo By Cantor Robin Anne Joseph (’96) In this week’s Torah portion, Bo, Moses goes rogue. True, he has already been known to have “acted out,” shall we … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Vaeira 5783

January 16, 2023 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Shmot

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah The Presence and Absence of Names A D’var Torah for Parashat Vaeira By Rabbi Robert Scheinberg Last week’s Torah portion, the first Torah person of the Book of Exodus, is called “Shemot,” which means “names.” … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Shemot 5783

January 10, 2023 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Shmot

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah A D’var Torah for Parashat Shemot By Rabbi Katy Allen (’05) I’m glad I wasn’t an Egyptian back then. I’m glad I wasn’t there to be ordered by Pharaoh to throw newborn babies … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Pekudei 5782

March 3, 2022 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Shmot

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah Making Space A D’var Torah for Parashat Pekudei By Rabbi Lizz Goldstein (’16) Some weeks feel like there is just so much ungodliness in the world; it’s hard to know where to … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Vayakhel – Shabbat Shekalim 5782

February 24, 2022 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Shmot

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah Generosity and Commitment A D’var Torah for Parashat Vayakhel By Rabbi Enid Lader (’10) Voluntary gifts from every quarter of the Israelite population formed the material out of which the Mishkan and its sacred … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Ki Tissa 5782

February 17, 2022 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Shmot

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah Do You Resolve Conflicts Aaron’s Way or Moses’ Way? A D’var Torah for Parashat Ki Tissa By Rabbi Rob Scheinberg What’s the best way to get two people in a conflict to … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Tetzaveh 5782

February 10, 2022 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Shmot

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah A D’var Torah for Parashat Tetzaveh By Rabbi Marc Rudolph (’04) The final fifteen chapters of the Book of Exodus are devoted to the building of the Mishkan. This comprises over one quarter … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Terumah 5782

February 4, 2022 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Shmot

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah A D’var Torah for Parashat Terumah By Rabbi Doug Alpert (’12) My original D’var Torah which I wrote on Sunday afternoon appears below. However, on Sunday evening many in our AJR community gathered … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Mishpatim 5782

January 27, 2022 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Shmot

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah A D’var Torah For Parashat Mishpatim By Rabbi Jeffrey Segelman Parashat Mishpatim includes the mitzvot pertaining to one who is responsible for guarding something owned by another. Similarly, it speaks of the responsibility of one who … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Yitro 5782

January 21, 2022 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Shmot

Click HERE for an audio recording of this D’var Torah A D’var Torah for Parashat Yitro By Rabbi Matthew Goldstone This week the American Jewish community finds itself processing the events of last Shabbat, during which a rabbi and three congregants were taken … Continue reading »