Parsha Q’s And A’s

Rabbi Yehoshua Eliyohu Berman B’shalach 1)  What is the common denominator between the plague of locust and the splitting of the Red Sea? Both were through the medium of an east wind (14:21 and 10:13). 2)  Where do we see that Hashem does not give us tests that we

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Parshas Beshalach

The Jewish people have been sent out of Egypt. Yet, they have not completely escaped. They still need the splitting of the Red Sea and they will then be in the wilderness for the next phase of Jewish history.(13:17) …Ha-Shem did not let the Jewish people go

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Parshas Beshalach

This week’s torah portion is Beshalach, and it is the climax of the Exodus from Egypt. Pharaoh sent the Jews out of Egypt last week and as the Jews are encamped back to the Sea, Pharaoh and his chariots are bearing down upon them ready to execute

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Parshas Beshalach Emes L’Yaakov (notes based upon book)

13:19 Rav K. brings from the midrash, Shmos Raba 20:19, that by Moshe taking the bones of Yosef he fulfilled the verse “the wise of heart takes mitzvas,” since at the time that all of Yisrael were busy taking the gold and silver, Moshe was busy taking the bones of Yosef. Hashem said to Moshe that since he was not obligated to Yosef to bury

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