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London School of Jewish Studies

Book of Exodus

  • 7 February 2017 | Maureen Kendler

    Devorah’s song

    “Out of the window she looked out and peered, the mother of Sisera through the lattice: ‘Why is his chariot …

  • 18 February 2016 | Rabbi Dr Moshe Freedman

    Shabbat Candles

    Article originally from www.moshefreedman.com 

    The Shulchan Aruch (Code of Jewish Law) prohibits specific oils for use in kindling the Shabbat …

  • 11 February 2016 | Lindsey Taylor-Guthartz

    Teruma and Creation

    Parshat Terumah is the first of four parshiyot that are overwhelmingly concerned with the Mishkan, the portable sanctuary that the …

  • 28 January 2016 | Rabbi Alex Israel

    Parashat Yitro: After Revelation

    Article originally taken from www.alexisrael.org – please look at his website for more…

    After the climax of the Ten Commandments …

  • 28 January 2016 | Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum

    Yitro – Bringing reveltaion home

    It is not often appreciated that Moshe’s mission was to bring the Children of Israel back to his home. Moshe …

  • 13 March 2015 | Rabbi Dr Moshe Freedman

    The Oral Law and Cholent – Vayakhel

    You shall not kindle any fire throughout your habitations upon the Shabbat day. (Exodus 35:3).

    It is impossible to understand …

  • 3 March 2015 | Rabbi Dr Moshe Freedman

    Spice for the Soul

    Whoever makes the incense like that in order to smell it shall be cut off from his people. (Exodus 30:38)…
  • 3 March 2015 | Maureen Kendler

    Ki Tissa

    In this Sedrah, Aharon, Moshe’s brother, stands by helplessly while the children of Israel build a golden calf.

    Are they …

  • 16 February 2015 | Rabbi Dr Moshe Freedman

    Thoughts for Terumah

    The middle bar

    The middle bar inside the planks shall extend from end to end. (Exodus 26:28)

    The Aramaic translation …

  • 2 February 2015 | Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum

    Sinai Revisited

    Dr Raphael Zarum, Dean of LSJS, explores the scene at Mt. Sinai and discovers how the Divine Revelation still beckons …