Moshe Kempinski

Pesach: Life choices

, 3/30/2018, 4:00 PM

The Temple work of the Kohanim

Insights into People in the Torah Series for the Torah Portion of Tazria  Leviticus 6:1–8:36., 3/22/2018, 10:46 PM

Who was Oholiab?

Insights into People in the Torah Series. The Torah Portion of VaYakhel- Pekudei Exodus 35:1–40:38 , 3/8/2018, 7:53 AM

The High Priest

Insights into People in the Torah Series for the Torah Portion of Tetzaveh Exodus 27:20-30:10, 2/23/2018, 8:00 AM

Who was the man named Hur?

Series: Insights into People in the Torah The Torah Portion of “ Mishpatim” Exodus 21:1–24:18, 2/7/2018, 6:27 PM

Miriam the prophetess

Insights into People in the Torah Series. The Torah Portion of “ Beshalach” Exodus 13:17–17:16, 1/25/2018, 7:30 AM

Insights into people in the Torah: Not a name, but a title

The "Pharaoh": The Torah Portion of VaEira, Exodus 6:2-9:35., 1/11/2018, 7:37 AM

Yocheved and Amram; Parenting  greatness

Insights into People in the Torah Series.The Torah Portion of Shmot; Exodus 1:1–6:1, 1/4/2018, 11:47 PM

The brothers

Insights into People in the Torah Series: Ephraim and Menasheh The Torah Portion of VaYechi Genesis Genesis 47:28–50:26., 12/29/2017, 7:56 AM

Miketz: Joseph's clothes

It is not coincidenta that the Torah portion of Miketz is always read during Hanukkah. The two events are intricately connected., 12/15/2017, 12:00 PM

Judah's character

People in the Torah series., 12/8/2017, 9:32 AM

Israel or Jacob?

Insights into People in the Torah Series The Torah Portion of VaYishlach Genesis 28:10–32:3 , 11/30/2017, 8:26 AM

Jacob and the ladder

Insights into People in the Torah series., 11/26/2017, 8:07 AM

The still, small voice

Insights into people in the Torah, the Torah portion of Toldot Genesis 25:19–28:9, 11/18/2017, 10:12 PM

Understanding Sara

Insights into People in the Torah for the portion of Chayei Sarah Genesis 23:1–25:18, 11/8/2017, 4:38 PM

Vayera: Lot, Ruth and Redemption

Insights into people in the Torah., 11/2/2017, 1:56 PM

Abraham ,"You shall be a Blessing"

How can a person be a blessing? Insights into people in the Torah., 10/27/2017, 2:20 PM

But Noach is a righteous man

Insights into people in the Torah., 10/22/2017, 11:02 PM

Life lessons from the Torah: Gratitude

The word in Hebrew” to thank ( LeHodot)” is the same word in Hebrew for the word "to Acknowledge( LeHodot)”. , 9/14/2017, 10:36 AM

Life Lessons from the Torah Portion: Shoftim

Shoftim Deuteronomy 16:18–21:9, 8/25/2017, 4:14 PM

Re’eh: Being upright

Life Lessons from the Torah Portion of Re’eh. Deuteronomy 11:26–16:17, 8/17/2017, 8:57 PM

Life lessons from the Torah portion: Choose life

Grace in Judaism is the power of choosing G-d., 8/12/2017, 10:24 PM

Life Lessons from the Torah Portion: Dvarim

Where are we?, 7/28/2017, 12:55 PM

Within and Without Life lessons from the Torah Portion

Struggles overpower and control are not the way., 7/14/2017, 6:16 AM

Miriam and the Red Heifer

Life Lessons from the Torah Portion Parshah: Chukat  Numbers 19:1–22:1 , 6/30/2017, 2:24 PM

Life lessons from the parsha: Shlach

Breaking forth., 6/16/2017, 6:29 AM

Raising the lights

Many of us focus on what is missing in the other, rather than the opposite. Such an approach can never meet with lasting success., 6/12/2017, 5:59 AM

Individual sparks

Every Jew counts., 6/5/2017, 12:37 AM

For Jerusalem Day: And G-d heard their cries

Our prayers were answered., 5/22/2017, 11:52 PM

Navigating a circuitous road

Life Lessons from the Torah Portion, Parshat Shemini Leviticus 9:1–11:47., 4/22/2017, 10:15 PM

The ashes: Life lessons from the Torah portion

The hyper active pre-Pesach activity and the zeal hints at something much deeper going on., 4/6/2017, 7:19 AM

Doing is growing

LIfe lessons from the Torah reading., 3/26/2017, 12:38 AM

Parshat Tetzaveh: Pure oil

Life lessons from the parsha., 3/9/2017, 10:14 PM

Terumah: Yearning

Life Lessons from the Torah Portion., 3/2/2017, 4:29 PM

Immersion

Life lessons from the Torah Portion: Parshat Mishpatim Exodus 21:1–24:18, 2/26/2017, 7:59 AM

Seeing the voices

Life Lessons from the Torah Portion., 2/19/2017, 1:14 AM

In the midst of night

Life Lessons from the Torah Portion., 2/11/2017, 10:21 PM

Recognizing loving-kindness

Life Lessons from the Torah Portion., 1/28/2017, 8:51 PM

Take your shoes off your feet ”

Life Lessons from the Torah Portion, Shemot Exodus 1:1 - 6:1 , 1/20/2017, 7:47 AM

The character of a lion

Life Lessons from the Torah Portion , 1/7/2017, 9:40 PM

Painful truths in a Rashi commentary

Life Lessons from the Torah Reading., 12/23/2016, 1:01 PM

Changing the world through Jacob

Life Lessons from the Torah Reading., 12/14/2016, 2:17 PM

Palestinian pyromania

The struggle over the land in biblical times and today reached the point where self-defeating destruction was the action preferred by our enemies., 11/25/2016, 1:41 PM

Life Lessons From the Torah Portion: If not now, when?

Now is the time for action., 11/20/2016, 12:32 AM

Life lessons from the weekly portion: Faithfulness and faith

G-d is sending a message in this period of world upheaval. Listen to it., 11/13/2016, 8:20 AM

The lonely walk of faith

One person, on a walk of faith., 11/3/2016, 12:53 PM

Life lessons from the Torah reading

The Garden of Life., 10/27/2016, 9:06 AM

Colliding worlds

There are two philosophies at life warring with each other., 9/14/2016, 11:33 AM

The good land

Moses makes a surprising statement., 8/18/2016, 10:15 PM

Consistency and constancy

One verse and sacrifice truly describes and underscores the greatest framework of spiritual life without which that life begins to wither and die. , 7/26/2016, 11:55 AM

Serpents and wells

HIdden or revealed, G-d is with us., 7/11/2016, 6:52 AM

Why incense?

What power did the incense have?, 7/4/2016, 10:43 AM

The courage to break through

"The complacency of the fools (Shalvat Kesillimi) shall cause them to perish" ( Proverbs 1:32)., 6/26/2016, 8:31 AM

The wilderness and Jerusalem Day

From within the stillness and quietude of the wilderness much is heard. , 6/3/2016, 6:04 PM

Bechukotai (Israel): Purposeful walking

The verb "walking" appears in various places., 5/26/2016, 12:23 PM

Like a mountain

The public nature of the revelation at Sinai is an important feature of our belief., 5/19/2016, 8:57 PM