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“The Israelites arrived as an entire community at the wilderness of Zin on the first new moon, and the people stayed at Kadesh.  Miriam died there and was buried there.”  —Num. 20:1 “When Moses and Eleazar came down from the...

Posted on 22 June 2016, By Rabbi Daniella Kolodny

Balak, the King of Moab, “saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites” at the end of last week’s parashah.  In typical anti-Semitic fashion Balak ignores what the Amorites had done to Israel – attack them while seeking ...

Posted on 22 June 2016, By Rabbi Daniel Goldfarb

How do we effectively combat social injustice? How do we sound our voice when it is not countered or heard? How does leadership react to a call for change in the face of injustice and inequality? One of the main stories in thi...

Posted on 22 June 2016, By Devora Greenberg