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Shabbat BALAK Video-Commentary

Shabbat BALAK Video-Commentary...

Numbers 22:2 – 25:9 || Micha 5:6 – 6:8 Commentary by Rabbi Chaim Richman for The Temple Institute, Jerusalem, Israel: «Bilaam, the heathen prophet and curser for hire, whose motto was „anything you can do, I can do badder,“ was the negative twin of Moshe, and as our sages teach us, was the exact opposite of our father Avraham. Avraham, referred to by G-d as „my love,“ was a righteous man...
Israel: PINCHAS – Galut: BALAK Readings

Israel: PINCHAS – Galut: BALAK Readings...

Israel: Pinchas (Numbers 25:10 – 30:1) Galut: Balak (Numbers 22:2-25:9): Commentary by Rabbi Chaim Richman for The Temple Institute, Jerusalem, Israel: »What was it about the nation of Israel, perched on the east bank of the Jordan river, just weeks away from entering the land, that so terrified Balak and Bilaam and the rest of the players and power brokers that made up the nations of the world? Was it an impending...
Israel: Balak – Galut: Chukat Readings

Israel: Balak – Galut: Chukat Readings...

Israel: Balak (Numbers 22:2-25:9) Galut: Chukat (Numbers 19:1-22:1): Commentary by Rabbi Chaim Richman for The Temple Institute, Jerusalem, Israel: »The red heifer is the symbol of the reality of life, as opposed to the illusion of death that can grip us and render us unfit to stand in the presence of the Shechinah which fills the Holy Temple and its courtyards. The lives of Moshe, Aharon and Miriam, whose deaths occur...
Parashat Shabbat BALAK Readings and Video Commentary

Parashat Shabbat BALAK Readings and Video Commenta...

Numbers 22:2 – 25:9 || Micha 5:6 – 6:8   Commentary by Rabbi Chaim Richman, The Temple Institute, Jerusalem: »They struck terror in the hearts of Balak and Moav. They threatened to „lick up the earth like an ox licks up the green fields.“ Their very presence signified the end of the old order, their very existence augured a change in the way things are. Why? Because „they have covered the...
Parashat Shabbat Balak Readings and Video Commentary

Parashat Shabbat Balak Readings and Video Commenta...

Numbers 22:2 – 25:9 || Haftara: Micha 5:6 Video Commentary by Rabbi Chaim Richman, The Temple Institute, Jerusalem: „Three times the heathen prophet Bilaam tried to curse Israel and three times he blessed Israel. Three times Bilaam tried to employ his dark arts against Israel and three times his words bespoke the purity of Israel. Three times Bilaam tried to destroy Israel and three times his words revealed...
Shabbat Balak – Obama-Merkel Israel-homosexuality-curse and antisemitism Germany 2013

Shabbat Balak – Obama-Merkel Israel-homosexu...

Numbers 22:2-25:9; Micha 5:6-6:8 Commentary by Eric Martienssen: One year and a month ago the prosecution of Jews was officially re-allowed in Germany by court. It all started from the Protestant (Lutheran) side quite innocently in the 16th Century when Martin Luther called the German Christians in several books, to destroy the Jews and burn their synagogues. Today, Luther therefore is publicly celebrated again with a...
Parashat Balak Shabbat Readings and Commentary

Parashat Balak Shabbat Readings and Commentary...

Numbers 22:2-25:9; Micha 5:6-6:8 by Michael Schneider, Jerusalem Commentary: We read in our weekly Torah portion about Balak, king of Moab, who was frightened by thevictorious people of Israel after they defeated the mighty Sihon, king of the Amorites, and Og, king of Bashan. (Both of these battles are still remembered in daily Jewish prayers!) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Insert of the GSI editorial . . ....
Shabbat BALAK Readings and Commentaries

Shabbat BALAK Readings and Commentaries...

Numbers 22:2-25:9; Micah 5:6-6:8 by Michael Schneider, Jerusalem Commentary: We read in our weekly Torah portion about Balak, king of Moab, who was frightened by thevictorious people of Israel after they defeated the mighty Sihon, king of the Amorites, and Og, king of Bashan. (Both of these battles are still remembered in daily Jewish prayers!) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Insert of the GSI editorial . . ....
Shabbat BALAK Reading and Commentary

Shabbat BALAK Reading and Commentary...

Numbers 22:2-25:9; Micah 5:6-6:8 by Michael Schneider, israel today, Jerusalem Commentary: We read in our weekly Torah portion about Balak, king of Moab, who was frightened by thevictorious people of Israel after they defeated the mighty Sihon, king of the Amorites, and Og, king of Bashan. (Both of these battles are still remembered in daily Jewish prayers!) Balak turned to spiritual powers for help: He called upon Balaam,...
Shabbat Reading and Commentary for the coming Shabbat BALAK

Shabbat Reading and Commentary for the coming Shab...

Founding Membership »» Numbers 22:2-25:9; Micah 5:6-6:8 Digest of the Commentary of Michael Schneider, israel today, Jerusalem: We read in our weekly Torah portion about Balak, king of Moab, who was frightened by thevictorious people of Israel after they defeated the mighty Sihon, king of the Amorites, and Og, king of (Golan) Bashan. (Both of these battles are still remembered in daily Jewish prayers!) Balak...

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