Parsha Ki Tisa This week we read about the giving of the required half-shekel donations, which Rashi tells us was used for the silver bases of the walls of the Sanctuary. Every other part of the Sanctuary was made from the donations from “every person whose heart motivates him” (Sh’mot 25:2). R’ Yosef Zvi of […]
Browsing Category: Spirituality
Parsha Terumah Terumah literally means “gift”. This week’s sidra is about giving Hashem a gift from the heart, which is then used to build Him a dwelling place. “Tell B’nei Yisrael to bring Me gifts; you shall accept gifts for Me from every person whose heart so moves him.” Sh’mot 25:2 The wording of this […]
Parsha Mishpatim – Mishpatim literally means “judgments”. As our Creator, Hashem knew we would have problems getting along with each other from time to time. And He was right! We humans do not always play well in the sandbox together! That is why Hashem gave us laws, decrees and judgments. They were given as the […]
There are so many questions around forgiveness. Should I forgive? Have I truly forgiven the person and meant it? What is forgiveness to me? Let’s take a quick study of what HaShem’s purpose in regards of the concept of forgiving others.
The Sanctuary Bible Study Series B Schedule Balance Bible Study Series B – Study Dates May 26th – Session One: Introduction – via Zoom 1pm EST June 23rd – Session Two – via Zoom 10pm EST CANCELED: July 7th – Session Three – via Zoom 12pm EST – we will reschedule in the near future. […]
Parsha Bo DARKNESS: “Then Hashem said to Moshe, ‘hold out your arm toward the sky that there may be darkness upon the land of Egypt, a darkness that can be touched.’ Moshe held out his arm toward the sky and thick darkness descended upon all the land of Egypt for three days. People could not […]