Importance of a child not fumbling through things that ostensibly bring honor but actually bring shame to deceased parents. Did Avraham’s zechus apply towards Terach, a father who educated Avram in a manner diametrically opposite to the one that Avraham chose for himself as the beloved of HaShem? The Chofetz Chaim on not wasting money […]
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.
Yonah Chapter 4: Yonah is upset about Hashem’s verdict but wants to understand His ways. What is the purpose of the Kikayon – it’s not only for shade, he has the sukkah for that? Why is he so happy about the Kikayon? Delivered at the OU Israel Center, May 7th, 2018, 22 Iyar 5778
Yonah Chapter 4: Why was Yonah so upset about Nineveh being spared? When he refers to Hashem, he paraphrases the 13 Midot but omits some of them. The multiple usages of the word “וימן”. Delivered at the OU Israel Center, April 30th, 2018, 15 Iyar 5778
Analysis of the psukim in Chumash for the Ben HaChacham versus those which appears in the Haggadah. Discussing halachos is the purpose of Yetzias Mitzrayim. Analysis of the requirement for a grandfather to teach hisgrandson Torah. The problem of golus mitsrayim was all of Klal Yisroel’s, and it was relevant to all Jewish generations, so too the solution and meaning of YetziasMitzrayim and Kabbolas HaTorah is relevant to all generations. Citations: This shiur […]