"And Cain Said to Hevel his Brother"A word to the wise.
Dvar Torah on ShoftimWhat is the meaning of "You shall not leave a soul alive" in the portion.
The Concepts of Neder and Shvua in the Week's ParshaWhat are these concepts and why are their details not elucidated in full in the Torah reading?
Dvar Torah for BalakThoughts of a Torah giant on the parsha.
Behaalotcha: The TrumpetsWhat do the trumpets accomplish more than prayer?
Naso: The SotahAllowing quarrels to heal in a marriage prevents the deterioration of a Sotah.
Dvar Torah for Bamidbar'Each man by his flag '(2,2)
Bechukotay: Punishment - for Whom?Who gets punished for evil person's sins?
Emor (Diaspora) - MourningWhat are the prohibited practices when in mourning - and why.
What Does Matzah Mean?A nation of Kohanim, priests, what does this signify?
The Holiness of the IsraelitesAnd he should take out the ash to the outside of the camp. (6:4)
So They DidAND 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)
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)
The Judgements That You Shall Put Before ThemWhy is the first civil law in Mishpatim about a Jewish servant?
The Torah Was a New BeginningEverything that went before, from the creation of the Universe down to that day, was but the preface to the giving of the Torah.
The Sin of AngerNote the words to Simeon and Levi in this parsha and see how they were brought to be.
Joseph the StrangerWhy did Joseph keep his identity from his brothers?
And Joseph DreamedSix dreams in the story of Joseph in Egypt. How did they merit them?
And Rachel and Joseph LastLeah must have been hurt, but her prayers are answered later.
A MIghty WrestlingWhat does "wrestling of G-d" mean?
And Esav Scorned the BirthrightScorning the birthright has deep repercussions.
Yitzchak's NameNo name in the Torah is without meaning, and surely of the Avos that is especially true. As Rabbi Avigdor Miller explains, the name of Yitzchak Avinu is laden with meaning.
G-d Loves Us as a Father Loves His ChildNew 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.
Dvar Torah for NitzavimAnd Hashem your G-d Will Circumcise Your Heart.
Dvar Torah for Ki Tavo"Unto You they cried out and were rescuedf". Let us cry out today, now, without delay.
Rav Miller on the Rebellious SonIf a man have a son, stubborn and rebellious,...
Rav Avigdor Miller on the ParshaCharacter-traits deserve great reward, because they foster righteous intentions which would have been carried out had the circumstances permitted.