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Parashat Terumah

The Mystery of the Showbread “You shall put Showbread on the Table, [remaining] before Me at all times.” Sefer HaLikutim, parashat...

Parashat Mishpatim

Legs to Stand On “You shall celebrate for Me three festivals a year.” The word for “festivals” in this verse is regalim, the...

Parashat Yitro

Ego versus Self-abnegation Jethro, the father-in-law of Moses, took Zipporah, Moses’ wife, after he had sent her back [to him], as well as her two...

What were Moses' other names?

1 Moshe's family named him six names: Yered, Chaver, Yekutiel, Avigdor, Avi-Socho, and Avi-Zonoach. Moshe's adoptive mother, Bitya (the daughter of...

Beshalach

Joseph and the Mixed MultitudeMoses took the bones of Joseph with him, for [Joseph] had adjured the children of Israel, saying: “G-d will deliver...

Parashat Bo

Thwarting the Blood Sign [Pharaoh] said to them, “Go serve G-d, your G-d! Who are going?” Moses answered, “We will go with our youth...

Parashat VaEira

G-d’s Real Name G-d spoke to Moses, and said, “I am G-d. But I appeared to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob as ‘G-d Almighty,’...

Parashat Shemot

Bricks and MortarThese are the names of the sons of Israel who came to Egypt… Peri Eitz Chaim, Sha’ar Chag HaMatzot The meaning of Pesach...

Parshat Vayechi

The Name of Jacob Jacob lived in the land of Egypt for seventeen years.As we know, Jacob was also known by another name, Israel. These...

Parshat Vayishlach

  Crossing the Jabok He arose that night and took his two wives and two handmaidens and eleven children and crossed over the Jabok river crossing....