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A 19th century Hasidic Rebbe claimed that he recalled Korach’s rebellion against Moses from a previous incarnation. His followers asked him whose side he was on, and the Rebbe replied that he was neutral; Korach’s arguments ...

Posted on 17 June 2016, By Rabbi Louis Jacobs
Shlach Lecha

The Torah reading of Shlach Lecha is literally and figuratively an “eye opening” parashah. Quite strikingly, our narrative this week is bookended by sight. At the very beginning of the parashah, Moses speaks to those selected for the ...

Posted on 16 June 2016, By Rabbi Matthew Berkowitz