Weekly Parsha

  • Shabbat HaGadol

    SEDRAH REFLECTIONS BY RABBI Y BINSTOCK

    Shabbat HaGadol is unique among the named Shabbatot of the year. In … Read more

  • METZORA

    SEDRAH REFLECTIONS from the writings of RABBI M AARONBERG

    We read in today’s Sedrah of the tzora’at (‘leprosy’) … Read more

  • TAZRIA

    SEDRAH REFLECTIONS BY COLIN SAVERY

    In describing the various symptoms of tzara’at (a condition similar to leprosy), the … Read more

  • PARSHAT PARAH

    MAFTIR REFLECTIONS BY HARRY MURGRAFF (on the occasion of his Bar Mitzvah)

    Parshat Parah (the third of the … Read more

  • VAYIKRA

    SEDRAH REFLECTIONS BY KENNETH BRAND

    In his Guide for the Perplexed, Rambam (Maimonides, 1135 -1204) writes: “The purpose … Read more

  • PEKUDEI (SHEKALIM)

    SEDRAH REFLECTIONS BY HARVEY BRATT –  ‘LEGACY SHABBAT’ AND OUR COMMUNAL RESPONSIBILITY

    There is a pleasing synergy between … Read more

  • Vayakhel

    Sedrah reflections by Eli Nussbaum

    Vayikolei ha’am mehavi – “and the people were restrained from bringing” (Shemot 36:6). … Read more

  • KI TISSA

    SEDRAH REFLECTIONS BY ALAN FREEDMAN —  (to mark the Yahrzeit of his mother, Betty Freedman

    Ki Tissa includes … Read more

  • TETZAVEH

    SEDRAH REFLECTIONS BY MARC MEYER (inspired by Rabbi Elisha Greenbaum (Australia))

    In the sequence of events in the … Read more

  • TERUMAH

    SEDRAH REFLECTIONS BY PERRY BURNS — SHEDDING SOME LIGHT ON THE MENORAH

    One of the most recognised Jewish … Read more

  • MISHPATIM

    SEDRAH REFLECTIONS BY GRAHAM SUMMERS

    The Sedrah begins with laws of the Eved Ivri – the Hebrew slave … Read more

  • YITRO

    SEDRAH REFLECTIONS BY RABBI YISROEL BINSTOCK

    Thought and action in the Ten Commandments The Ten Commandments (Shemot 20:2-14) … Read more

  • BESHALACH

    SEDRAH REFLECTIONS BY JOE BLOOMBERG

    “Moses stretched out his hand over the sea, and HaShem moved the sea … Read more

  • Bo

    SEDRAH REFLECTIONS BY ADRIAN FLASHER (to commemorate the 3rd Yahrzeit of his mother Dorothy Flasher)

    As we know … Read more

  • VA’EIRA

    SEDRAH REFLECTIONS BY RABBI MS GINSBURY

    One of the many striking memories I have, over three decades later, … Read more

  • SHEMOT

    SEDRAH REFLECTIONS BY JOSH CAPLIN (based on a Shiur by R’ Binyamin Tabory, Yeshivat Har Etzion)

    Early in … Read more

  • VAYECHI

    SEDRAH REFLECTIONS BY BERND KOSCHLAND – A DIFFERENCE OF THREE

    Vayechi Ya’akov…Vayehi yemei Ya’akov… (Bereishit 47:28-9)

    Some commentators … Read more

  • VAYIGASH

    SEDRAH REFLECTIONS BY JOEY SAVERY (on the occasion of his Aufruf)

    Upon seeing him again after 22 years, … Read more

  • MIKKEITZ

    SEDRAH REFLECTIONS BY SAM SASIENI (on the occasion of his brother Matt’s Bar Mitzvah)

    “Joseph recognised his brothers … Read more

  • VAYESHEV

    SEDRAH REFLECTIONS BY STUART ROSENBERG (to mark the 2nd Yahrzeit (23rd Kislev) of his father Denis Rosenberg)

    The … Read more

  • VAYISHLACH

    SEDRAH REFLECTIONS BY RABBI MS GINSBURY

    Jacob prepares for a fateful reunion with his twin brother Esau in … Read more

  • VAYETZE

    SEDRAH REFLECTIONS BY RABBI JONNY HUGHES

    Unlike almost every other Sedrah, Vayetze contains no breaks from start to … Read more

  • Toldot

    HAFTARAH REFLECTIONS BY HARVEY FREEMAN (to mark the 3rd Yahrzeit (4th Kislev) of his father Alan Freeman

    Today’s Read more

  • CHAYE SARA

    SEDRAH REFLECTIONS BY RABBI JOEL PORTNOY (on the 99th birthday of his uncle Lou Martin)

    Consider Abraham’s servant … Read more

  • Vayera

    SEDRAH REFLECTIONS FROM THE WRITINGS OF REV L HARDMAN MBE MA HCF zt’l

    The Sedrah relates the familiar

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