Why was Aaron penalized for Moses' sin?
Why Mondays? To understand the connection to Korach, check out the psalm in the Siddur that is recited on Mondays.
Hillel famously warns us not to separate ourselves from the community. Are there exceptions to this rule?
Though we find listening to others kvetch highly irritating, none other than Moshe Rebbuenu kvetches in this week's parsha. What can we learn from Moshe's kvetch? The Torah guides us.
How should we respond to the tumultuous events around the death of George Floyd? The Torah guides us.
Why did God command Hosea to marry a prostitute? What can we learn from this strange episode?
How should we react to the deal that the P5+1 (US, France, UK, China and Germany) reached with Iran regarding their nuclear program? What can we learn from Moses response to the two tribes who wish to settle on the east bank of the Jordan and what is the connection?
We tend to think of followers as passive but should one by passive when following a leader?
When Miriam, Moses’ sister falls ill Moses successful spontaneous prayer helps to heal her. Two questions arise: Why was Moses’ spontaneous prayer successful and how can we incorporate spontaneous prayer into our highly structured worship?
Rabbi Steven Saks
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