Weekly Torah Portion: Korach

Torah from the Old City of Jerusalem.

Rabbi Chaim Richman

Judaism Temple Instittute (Ark)
Temple Instittute (Ark)

It was arrogance and jealousy, pride and a lack of faith in either Moshe or Hashem which swallowed up Korach, causing his precipitous demise.

Brilliant and charismatic, he could have been a contender instead of a poster boy for the sin of self aggrandizement.

Unfortunately, arrogance is is his sole claim to fame to this very day.