Sermons from July 2019

Torah Parashah Balak

#40 Torah Parsha Balak with Torah and Haftarah study videos

For Shabbat of July 20th, 2019 Torah: Numbers 22:2 – 25:9 Haftarah: Michah 5:6 – 6:8 Balak (בָּלָק‎) — Hebrew for “Balak,” the name of a king of Moab, is the second word in hebrew in the parasha), and is the 40th weekly Torah portion in the annual cycle of Torah readings and the seventh in the Book of Numbers. In the parasha, Balak son of Zippor, king of Moab, tries to…

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#39 Torah Parsha Chukat with Torah and Haftarah study videos

For Shabbat of July 13th, 2019 Torah: Numbers 18:1 – 22:1 Haftarah: Michah 5:6 – 6:8 Chukkat (חֻקַּת‎ — Hebrew for a “decree” beyond human understanding.)  It is the ninth word, in the parashah  is the 39th weekly Torah portion (פָּרָשָׁה‎, parashah) in the annual cycle of Torah reading and the sixth in the Book of Numbers. The…


#38 Torah Parasha Korach with Torah and Haftarah study videos

Torah: Numbers 16:1-18:32 Haftarah: 1 Samuel 11:14-12:22 Korach (קֹרַח‎)— Hebrew for the name “Korah,” which in turn means “baldness, ice, hail, or frost,” and has a connotation of Korah without a covering as he coveted the Priest’s position as his covering and thereby brought a curse upon himself and those he deceived into joining his rebellion.  Korach is the second…