Parsha Be’halot’cha

Taken from one of Rabbi Frand’s email Divrei Torah Why Wasn’t Moshe Rabbeinu Depressed? At the beginning of the parsha, the Torah gives Aharon the mitzvah of kindling the lights of the Menorah in the Tabernacle. A very famous Rash”i here asks why this section immediately follows that

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Miriam – A Heretic?

Miriam spoke lashon hara about Moshe. She expressed the fact that she didn’t understand why Moshe had to separate from his wife. After all, Miriam and Aaron were also prophets and there was no need for them to separate from their spouses. Kavayachol answered her by pointing

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Parshas Be’halot’cha

Topics covered in this class: The sedra’s name. Pesach Sheni The people complain Moshe’s humility. The Sedra’s name is the theme of the whole Sedra. B’haalosecha means to go up. When immigrating to Israel you make “aliya” which means to ascend. Israel is acquired through pain and

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