Download the mekorot here The discovery of Hammurabi’s code showed that many biblical laws relating to murder are protests against injustices in ancient Near-Eastern law codes. Delivered live at Torah New York, April 29th, 2018.
What is it about Pesach Sheni that is intrinsically connected to the principle that the Torah is not in chronological order? Why does the Gemara use it as proof when there are other examples? Why was the fact that they didn’t bring the Korban Pesach in the desert a disgrace – they weren’t commanded to […]
Can we learn about love and romance from the story of Moshe and Tzipporah? There are 3 possibilities based on 3 episodes in the chumash. Sponsored by Mr. & Mrs. Arnold & Esther Gerson for the refuah shleima of Rabbi Yehuda Kelemer, and in memory of their parents: Pola and Salek Gefen; Sam Gerson and Bella Saperstein. […]
What are the consequences of machloket, misunderstanding, and arguing for the Jewish people? An analysis of the story of Yosef & his brothers. Delivered at Torah in the City, January 15th, 2017. Watch more Torah in the City videos.
Rabbi David Fohrman presents 5 tools you can use to make chumash come alive for your children including: viewing the text in a fresh way and distinguishing between midrash and pshat. Sponsored by Mr. & Mrs. Azi & Rachel Mandel in memory of Michoel ben Yaakov Fisher. Delivered at Torah in the City, January 15th, 2017. […]