A Different Kind of Offering

Parashat VaYaqhel (And He Assembled) & Parashat Pequdei (Accounts Of) Shemot (Exodus) 35:1–38:20 & 38:21–40:38 Haftarah: Ezekiel 45–46 In this week’s readings, we find repeated instructions for collecting an offering for the LORD in order … Read More

More Than Enough

Parashat VaYaqhel (And He Assembled) & Parashat Pequdei (Accounts Of) Shemot (Exodus) 35:1–38:20 & 38:21–40:38 This week we read of one of my favorite accounts with regard to the building of the Mishqan (God’s dwelling … Read More

Parashat Pekudei (Ordinances) Exodus 38:21-40:38

בס”ד Parashat Pekudei (Ordinances) Exodus 38:21-40:38 Shabbat Shekalim and Erev Rosh Chodesh Adar 2 Maftir: Exodus 30:11-16 Haftarah: I Samuel 20:18-42 The focus of this week’s parasha is the priestly garments and the setting up … Read More