Tagged ‘Parashat Korah’

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 Korah 5780

June 26, 2020 | Filed in: Bamidbar, Divrei Torah

A D’var Torah for Parashat Korah By Rabbi Bruce Alpert (’11) “The Torah of Adonai is perfect, reviving the soul,” reads the psalm (19:8). The word used here for perfection, temimah, implies completeness, but also simplicity, like a platonic ideal – … Continue reading »

 

Parashat Korah 5779

July 3, 2019 | Filed in: Bamidbar, Divrei Torah

Korah: Idealist or Demagogue? A D’var Torah for Parashat Korah By Rabbi Len Levin Korah’s words resonate with modern egalitarian sympathies: “For the congregation are all holy, and Adonai is among them; and why do you exalt yourselves over the … Continue reading »

 

Korah 5778

June 14, 2018 | Filed in: Bamidbar, Divrei Torah

A D’var Torah for Korah by Rabbi Isaac Mann The conflict between Moses and Korah, which occupies much of this week’s parashah, is usually seen as a struggle between right and wrong. Indeed the Torah itself warns us (Numb. 17:5) … Continue reading »