The Chief Rabbi’s weekly insight for Vayeitzei
Why isn’t’ there a parsha called ‘Yaakov’?
We have six parshiot named after people: Noach, Chayei Sara, Yitro, Korach, Balak and Pinchas. This Read more...
The Chief Rabbi’s D’var Torah for Vayeira
Parents only teach their children one lesson. What is it?
Parshat Vayeira commences,
“Vayeira elav Hashem,” – “Hashem appeared to Avraham,”
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The Chief Rabbi’s D’var Torah for Sukkot
Abraham was an etrog.
This surprising statement is featured in the midrash Torat Kohanim, which declares: “Etrog zeh Avraham Avinu.”
Abraham, our Read more...