Enter your email address to get our weekly email with fresh, exciting and thoughtful content that will enrich your inbox and your life.
 

Human Being, The

Knowledge Base » Human Being, The
Only showing results in "Pinchas"  |  Show All
Sort by:
One of the most embarrassing moments of my rabbinical career happened early in my first year on the job.
Every generation replaces and becomes not only the generation that precedes it, but all the generations till Abraham.
The virtue of a guilty conscience
Why were the sons of Korach kept alive from among their fellow mutineers?
Pinchas took action. He was a strong man, a zealot. But does that action express the virtue of peace? Yet G‑d says that in reward for his action "I give him My covenant of Peace."
And what they teach us about life’s difficulties
The Torah relates at length in the Parshah of Pinchas how the five daughters of Tzelafchad (an Israelite who had died in the desert) saw that they would not receive a portion of the Holy Land according to the way the Torah law then stood. In distress, the...
Criticizing politicians, statesmen, and religious leaders is in vogue. In the prevailing courtroom of public opinion, people are judged guilty until proven innocent. At least that's what the cynics say…
The Jewish people have been blessed. Throughout history we have been influenced and led by the best. We have followed Moses' prescription for leadership and have survived and thrived through the ages.
Confronted with Phinehas' heroism, the people felt challenged: Why hadn't any of them stepped up as Phinehas had? Why hadn't they objected and acted with bravery?
Have you ever wondered why pop-up ads always offer licentious opportunities, and never Torah or mitzvah opportunities?
"Take the sum of the entire congregation of the children of Israel. [Include in this census all of those] from twenty years old and upwards, according to their paternal houses, [i.e.,] all who are fit to go out to the army in Israel." Classic QuestionsWhy...
Browse Subjects Alphabetically:
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z 0-9