Category: Bechukotai

ONE AND THE SAME (VIDEO)

There is a strange debate between Beit Shammai and Beit Hillel about which came first:... Read More

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ONE AND THE SAME

There is a strange debate between Beit Shammai and Beit Hillel about which came first:... Read More

THE BEATING HEART OF JEWISH HISTORY

If you do a Google search on any Jewish topic, you will almost certainly be... Read More

WHERE’S THE REWARD?

Parshat Bechukotai contains the first intensive discussion in the Torah of what appears to be... Read More

THE IMPORTANCE OF TORAH STUDY

The first verse of Bechukotai (Lev. 26:3) contains repetitions that make no sense. Citing a... Read More

IMMERSION IN TORAH IS NOT ABOUT MITZVOT

The first phrase of the first pasuk in Parshat Bechukotai seems to be superfluous, at... Read More

BEING REMINDED OF OUR BLESSINGS

Sometimes we are exposed to such utter devastation, such stark despair, that we are compelled... Read More

FOCUSING ON THE BAD CAN BE GOOD

This week I read the dreadful news that another former Israeli political leader had been... Read More