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After forty years of wandering in the wilderness the Israelites arrive at their final encampment before entering the Land of Israel.  This week’s parashah is D’varim, the first parashah of the Book of D...

Posted on 25 July 2019, By Rabbi Daniella Kolodny

The latter half of today’s double portion, Parashat Mas‘ei, is a geographer’s dream. Its very name means “travels,” and it opens with Moses providing a review of the decades of wandering, naming the people’s encampments p...

Posted on 25 July 2019, By Rabbi Peretz Rodman

This week a new leader is chosen.  Sound familiar?  In chapter 27 of today’s sedrah, God reveals that Joshua is to be the new leader of the Israelites.  But at the start of the sedr...

Posted on 25 July 2019, By Mike Fenster