2 Tammuz 5777
26 June 2017
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Book of Numbers

  • 2 July 2015 | Rabbi Dr Harvey Belovski

    Bilam’s Donkey

    The story of Bilam’s donkey, which appears in this week’s Torah reading, offers an opportunity to explore the Rambam’s approach …

  • 2 July 2015 | Rabbi Dr Moshe Freedman

    Cruelty to Animals

    The angel of God said to him: ‘Why did you strike your donkey these three times? Behold I went out …

  • 25 June 2015 | Gila Fine

    Chukkat: Moses’s Hand-to-Mouth Life

    “Suit the action to the word, the word to the action.” (Shakespeare, Hamlet)

    True to its name, Parashat Chukkat (lit., …

  • 24 June 2015 | Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum

    Chukat

    “They think it’s all over…it is now!”

    The sedra is a massacre. First Miriam dies (20:1) then, according to Rashi …

  • 19 June 2015 | Barry Kleinberg

    Ramban on Korach

    This recording was made in 2011 as part of a course looking at the approach of the Ramban on Parsha.…

  • 18 June 2015 | Benjamin Crowne

    Korach – The response of Moshe

    The most striking thing aspect of Korach’s rebellion, which takes central place in this week’s parasha, is how recognisable it …

  • 18 June 2015 | Rabbi Yoni Birnbaum

    Korach: The Master of Spin

    The story of Korach’s rebellion in the desert highlights several fascinating aspects of human behaviour. It is clear that Korach …

  • 3 June 2015 | Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum

    Leaving Sinai

    Have you ever noticed how the narrative of Torah fizzles out in the middle of the book of Shemot and …

  • 3 June 2015 | Professor Elliott Malamet

    Beha’alotecha

    Originally printed on ‘Limmud on One Leg’

    Elliott Malamet lectures in the Faculty of Humanities at York University, and is …

  • 28 May 2015 | Rabbi Dr Moshe Freedman

    Blessing the people

    Originally taken from www.moshefreedman.com 

    This is how you shall bless the children of Israel … (Bamidbar 6:23)

    One of the …