Korach

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What's keeping the Messiah?

What's keeping the Messiah?

Are we hoping for Messiah enough? Are we doing our best to make him come?Rabbi Dr. Raymond Apple, 14/06/2021 07:58
Servant leadership

Servant leadership

What was wrong with Korach and his fellow agitators? He wanted power. HIs followers each had their reasons to feel resentful toward Moses.Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, 11/06/2021 15:31
Hungry for the power: An ego-driven world view

Hungry for the power: An ego-driven world view

Parashat Korach: Don’t get swallowed up by the Earth: Lessons for our world today.Rabbi Chaim Richman and Jim Long, 11/06/2021 06:57
Datan and Aviram - then and now

Datan and Aviram - then and now

Datan and Aviram had a history of opposition to Moshe long before they joined Korach, but were punished only then. There is a lesson here.Rabbi Shlomo Sobol , 10/06/2021 23:59
 Weekly Torah study: Korach

Weekly Torah study: Korach

This is a Torah portion about the power of words.Rabbi Gedalia Meyer, 10/06/2021 22:11
Chodesh Tov - have a good new month

Chodesh Tov - have a good new month

On Rosh Chodesh Tammuz, take care to plan to have a good month in your thoughts, speech and actions, accept both compliments and criticism..Sivan Rahav-Meir, 10/06/2021 10:29
"The earth beneath them opened its mouth"

"The earth beneath them opened its mouth"

The earth is a symbol of lower, base objectives, as in the new coalition focused on hatred and the self-aggrandizement of its leaders.Rabbi Moshe Kempinski, 10/06/2021 10:13
Korach and the Karaites

Korach and the Karaites

Both Korach and Karaites missed the symbiotic relationship between written and Oral Law.Steven Genack‏, 07/06/2021 22:25
The opposite of love is not hate

The opposite of love is not hate

The opposite of love is apathy which can be more painful than hatred.Rabbi Ronen Neuwirth, 27/06/2020 23:40
Korach and company are gone but the Jews are complaining again (for Korach and Chukat)

Korach and company are gone but the Jews are complaining again (for Korach and Chukat)

The challenge to Moshe's authority is settled, so why are the Jews complaining again and what is really bothering them?Torah MiTzion, 26/06/2020 14:00
Korach: Inclusion and Selection

Korach: Inclusion and Selection

Torah from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, the iconic leader of Religious Zionism.Rabbi Avraham HaCohen Kook, 19/06/2020 16:10
Korach – He has a point

Korach – He has a point

One can define Korach's camp as an ideological group, except that it was tainted by the faults that bring down many failed ideologies.Rabbi Yonatan Kirsch, 19/06/2020 05:17
What Korach and the spies had in common

What Korach and the spies had in common

Divrei Torah for reading in Diaspora (Shlach) and Israel (Korach). Both speak about men who failed to live up to expectations.Torah MiTzion, 18/06/2020 11:59
How not to argue

How not to argue

Korach and his cohorts wanted power, not truth, not for the sake of heaven. Today Korachs are to be found when power silences other truths.Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, 17/06/2020 23:28
Weekly Torah Portion: a Woman's Wisdom

Weekly Torah Portion: a Woman's Wisdom

Rabbi Mordechai Hecht of Kew Gardens Chabad tells the story of the wife of On Ben Pelet.Eliran Aharon, New York, 07/06/2013 12:08