Tagged ‘D’varim’

Parashat Devarim: To our Children’s Children’s Children (With apologies to the Moody Blues, 1969)

July 13, 2010 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Dvarim

By Simon Rosenbach My father left social work in early 1951 to sell life insurance in New Jersey for a wonderful (and now defunct) company called the New England Life Insurance Company. Eventually, my father was very successful, and the company … Continue reading »


Parashat Devarim

July 23, 2009 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Dvarim

Shabbat Hazon – Sabbath of Vision By Jill Minkoff Vision – This week’s Sabbath is Shabbat Hazon, the Sabbath of Vision. We read Isaiah 1:1-27. The selection of this Haftarah sets the stage for our observance and memories of Tisha … Continue reading »


Parashat D’varim

August 15, 2008 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Dvarim

By Doug Alpert This week we commence reading the Book of Devarim (Deuteronomy). In our quest to understand Torah and apply it to our own existence we are naturally prone to see it through the lens of our own experience. … Continue reading »


Parashat D’varim

July 28, 2006 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Dvarim

Parashat Devarim/Shabbat Hazon by Rabbi Aryeh Meir ‘These are the words that Moses addressed to all Israel on the other side of the Jordan – . . . in the land of Moab, Moses undertook to expound this Teaching (Torah). … Continue reading »