HaRav Avigdor Miller zts"l

"And Cain Said to Hevel his Brother"

A word to the wise., 10/11/2012, 9:50 AM

Dvar Torah on Shoftim

What is the meaning of "You shall not leave a soul alive" in the portion., 8/24/2012, 12:06 PM

The Concepts of Neder and Shvua in the Week's Parsha

What are these concepts and why are their details not elucidated in full in the Torah reading?, 7/20/2012, 5:21 PM

Dvar Torah on Pinchas

How could the division of the land be done so as to avoid jealousy?, 7/13/2012, 1:45 PM

Behaalotcha: The Trumpets

What do the trumpets accomplish more than prayer? , 6/8/2012, 5:48 PM

Naso: The Sotah

Allowing quarrels to heal in a marriage prevents the deterioration of a Sotah., 6/1/2012, 5:10 PM

Bechukotay: Punishment - for Whom?

Who gets punished for evil person's sins?, 5/17/2012, 10:40 AM

Emor (Diaspora) - Mourning

What are the prohibited practices when in mourning - and why., 5/10/2012, 12:00 PM

Aaron Lifts his Hands

, 4/12/2012, 4:22 PM

What Does Matzah Mean?

A nation of Kohanim, priests, what does this signify?, 4/4/2012, 1:31 PM

So They Did

AND ALL THE WORK OF THE MISHKAN TENT OF MEETING WAS COMPLETED; AND THE SONS OF ISRAEL DID ACCORDING TO ALL THAT HASHEM COMMANDED MOSHE, SO THEY DID. (39:32) , 3/16/2012, 9:24 AM

Ki Tisa: The Sabbath is a Sign

"For it is a sign between Me and you for the genereations to know that I HaShem make you holy." (Exodus, 31:13), 3/9/2012, 10:10 AM

The Judgements That You Shall Put Before Them

Why is the first civil law in Mishpatim about a Jewish servant?, 2/16/2012, 12:16 PM

The Torah Was a New Beginning

Everything that went before, from the creation of the Universe down to that day, was but the preface to the giving of the Torah., 2/10/2012, 3:59 PM

And the Darkness Could be Felt

The darkness is more than the physical absence of light., 1/27/2012, 10:01 AM

The Sin of Anger

Note the words to Simeon and Levi in this parsha and see how they were brought to be., 1/6/2012, 2:19 AM

Joseph the Stranger

Why did Joseph keep his identity from his brothers?, 12/20/2011, 10:47 AM

And Joseph Dreamed

Six dreams in the story of Joseph in Egypt. How did they merit them?, 12/15/2011, 2:27 PM

And Rachel and Joseph Last

Leah must have been hurt, but her prayers are answered later., 12/9/2011, 10:05 AM

And Esav Scorned the Birthright

Scorning the birthright has deep repercussions., 11/25/2011, 9:21 AM

Recognizing Hashem

Rabbi Avigdor Miller explains why Abraham was chosen for some of the most important revelations that ever occurred. , 11/3/2011, 12:11 PM

Lessons of Azazel

, 10/7/2011, 12:02 AM

G-d Loves Us as a Father Loves His Child

New Year-Parsha message: Rabbi Avigdor Miller explains that Hashem *treats* Israel with the love and special consideration a father displays to his children. They must honor him as a Father., 9/28/2011, 8:46 AM

Dvar Torah for Nitzavim

And Hashem your G-d Will Circumcise Your Heart., 9/22/2011, 11:38 AM

Dvar Torah for Ki Tavo

"Unto You they cried out and were rescuedf". Let us cry out today, now, without delay., 9/16/2011, 5:25 PM

Rav Miller on the Rebellious Son

If a man have a son, stubborn and rebellious,..., 9/8/2011, 2:03 PM

Rav Avigdor Miller on the Parsha

Character-traits deserve great reward, because they foster righteous intentions which would have been carried out had the circumstances permitted. , 9/1/2011, 10:45 PM