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Parashat Toldot

This parasha contains the story of how Isaac, when he was old, wished to bless his son Esau, and how his wife, Rebecca, tricked him into blessing Jacob...

Why did Eliezer touch Avraham's thigh when he made an oath?

Question: Why did Abraham have his house servant take an oath by putting his hand under his thigh? What did the thigh symbolize? Thanks, Todd G....

Parashat Chayei Sarah

The Strength of Sarah The life of Sarah was one hundred twenty seven years [long], the years of the life of Sarah. Sefer HaLikutim and Likutei Torah,...

Parashat Vayeira

In the Heat of the Day “And G-d appeared to him [Abraham] in the plains of Mam-Re, as he was sitting at the opening of the tent in the heat of the...

Parashat Lech Lecha

The Wars of the Kings It happened in the days of King Amrafel of Shinar…Further on in this parashah, we read how an alliance of five kings...

Parashat Bereishit

Creation – Hidden and Revealed In the beginning, G-d created the heavens and the earth.This is the first verse of the Torah. It begins with the...

Parashat Tavo

Rendering Up and Holding Back “The priest will take the basket from your hand, and place it before the altar of G-d, your G-d.” In parashat...

Parashat Teitzei

Transforming Light “When a man takes a wife….”Although this phrase begins the laws of divorce, the laws of betrothal and marriage are...

Parashat Re'eh

Spiritual and Selfless “When there will be a poor person amongst you…do not tighten your heart and do not close up your hand in front of...

Parashat Ekev

Rinsing the Fingertips “When you have eaten and are full, you shall bless G-d your G-d for the good land He has given you.”This is the...