In the Beginning

Once again, the annual cycle of reading the Torah (also known as the “Books of Moses” or the first five books of the Bible) begins. My aim in writing these commentaries is to continue following … Read More

We Can’t Hide

Here we are, back at the beginning of the yearly Scripture reading! This is such a familiar Scripture to most of us, but there are always fresh insights from the LORD as His Word is … Read More

Parashat Beresheet: In the Beginning

Beresheet (Genesis) 1:1–6:8 This week in synagogues throughout the world, the annual cycle of Torah readings begins (the Torah is also known as the “Books of Moses” or the first five books of the Bible). … Read More

Parashat Beresheet: In the Beginning

Parashat Beresheet: In the Beginning Genesis 1:1-6:8 In synagogues throughout the world, the annual cycle of Torah readings begins and ends on the 8th day right after the Sukkot holiday. This day is called Shminei … Read More

Parashat B’reisheet (Genesis) 1:1-6:8

בס”ד Parashat B’reisheet (Genesis) 1:1-6:8 Haftarah: Isaiah 42:5-43:10 This Shabbat we return to the book of Genesis to begin once more the reading of the Torah for the year 5775. The opening chapters of Genesis … Read More