Parsha

Parsha

Parshas Miketz – Mercy Filling

Parshas Miketz details the continuing saga of Yoseph and his brothers. Yoseph’s brothers, forced by the famine that gripped the land of Canaan, travelled to the only country that had food–Egypt. They were placed in front of Yoseph, the Viceroy...

Parshas Vayeishev – In Command

“…They raised their eyes and they saw, behold! — A caravan of Ishmaelites was coming from Gilead, their camels bearing spices, balsam and lotus…” Beresheet 37:25 The drama and intrigue of the story surrounding the relationship between Yosef and his…

Parshas Vayeishev–Of Grapes and Pastries

Joseph knew he might never have another chance to get out of the dank Egyptian dungeon in which he had languished since being wrongly accused of making advances toward Potiphar’s wife. Indeed, he was fortunate to have escaped with his…

Parshas Toldos–The Power of Prayer & Faith

In this week`s parsha, we see the power of faith and prayer. G-d promised our Patriarchs and Matriarchs that their descendants would be “as numerous as the stars in the heavens”, and yet, in the opening passages, we discover that…

Parshas Vayera – Torah Manners

This week’s parsha imparts to us lessons for life–how we should conduct ourselves in our daily affairs and in our relationships. Interestingly enough, these teachings are not imparted as commands, but rather through example, for in the end, that is…

The Ultimate Test of Abraham

What was so great about the binding of Isaac? And it came to pass after these things, that G d tested Abraham, and He said to him, “… Please take your son, your only one, whom you love, Isaac, and…