A Call to Holiness & Humility

Parashat Yitro (Jethro) Shemot (Exodus) 18:1–20:23 Haftarah: Isaiah 6:1–7:6, 9:5–6 (6–7) As I was reading through this week’s reading portions, I noticed a common theme between the Parasha and Haftarah with regard to God’s call, … Read More

You are God’s Jewel!

Parashat Yitro (Jethro) Shemot (Exodus) 18:1–20:23 In our Scripture portion this week, we read: Thus you shall say to the house of Jacob and tell the sons of Israel: “You yourselves have seen what I … Read More

Parashat Yitro (Jethro)

Shemot (Exodus) 18:1-20:23 Do you know that your testimony of what God has done in your life can change others’ lives? In this week’s Scripture portion, we see a very interesting occurrence: “Now Jethro, the … Read More

Parashat Yitro (Jethro) Exodus 18:1-20:23

בס”ד Parashat Yitro (Jethro) Exodus 18:1-20:23 Haftarah: Isaiah 6:1-7:6, 9:5-6 (6-7) In this week’s Torah portion, there is found the familiar verse, “And you shall be to Me a kingdom of priests and a holy … Read More

Parashat Yitro (Jethro) Exodus 18:1-20:23

בס”ד Parashat Yitro (Jethro) Exodus 18:1-20:23 Haftarah: Isaiah 6:1-7:6, 9:5-6 (6-7) If you were to describe your relationship with G-d, what could you really say? Are you experiencing Him or is it one-sided, with you … Read More

Parashat Yitro (Jethro) Exodus 18:1-20:23

בס”ד Parashat Yitro (Jethro) Exodus 18:1-20:23 Haftarah: Isaiah 6:1-7:6, 9:5-6 In this week’s Torah portion the Ten Commandments are read. The first commandment is introduced with the words, “I am HaShem your G-d Who brought … Read More

Parashat Yitro (Jethro) Exodus 18:1-20:23

בס”ד Parashat Yitro (Jethro) Exodus 18:1-20:23 Haftarah: Isaiah 6:1-7:6, 9:5-6 In this week’s parashah the Ten Commandments appear. They also appear in the book of Deuteronomy. However it is important to note that there are … Read More

Parashat Yitro (Jethro) Exodus 18:1-20:23

בס”ד Parashat Yitro (Jethro) Exodus 18:1-20:23 Haftarah: Isaiah 6:1-7:6, 9:5-6 In this week’s Torah portion one learns an important principle that was not only true during the time of the T’nach (Old Testament), but is … Read More