Parsha Insights

Explore these  relevant and interesting views into the weekly parsha. Share something insightful with your family at the Shabbos table.

Jewish Women

Positioned at the foot of Har Sinai, the Jewish people take camp and prepare for the epic moment of Matan Torah. Hashem opens the heavens and calls to Moshe - כֹּה תֹאמַר לְבֵית יַעֲקֹב וְתַגֵּיד לִבְנֵי יִשְׂרָאֵל - "So you should say to the House of Jacob and relate to the Children of Israel" ...

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Pay Day

There's an interesting code-of-conduct cited in the Talmud. The rule is: if someone has something that is yours, do not be sneaky about retrieving it, lest you appear like a thief. Rather you should go into his house, use as much force as is necessary, and take back what is yours (Bava Kama; 27b).

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