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“These are the journeys of the Children of Israel who went forth from the Land of Egypt...” -Massey 33:1 Parshat Massey begins with enumerating the forty-two journeys of the Children of Israel, from leaving the Land of Egypt until reaching Yarden Yericho ...
Our Sidra begins with an account of the 42 journeys by which the Israelites left Egypt and came to the borders of the Chosen Land. The opening verse, however, suggests that all of the journeys were an exodus from Egypt, whereas in fact only the first one ...
This week’s two Torah readings share an inner connection. The central element of Parshas Matos is the war our people waged against Midian, while the central element of Parshas Masei is the recounting of the journeys of the Jewish people from the exile in ...
“Attention, campers and counselors!” the head counselor’s voice boomed over the loudspeaker. “It’s learning time. Please go to your learning groups now.” Mindy’s group sat in the shade of a large oak tree and listened as Simi, their counselor, began. “The...
Masei
Adapted from Likkutei Sichos, Vol. II, p. 348; Vol. VI, p. 111ff, 235ff; Vol. XXIII, p. 224 Signs of Life Life and activity are almost synonymous, for movement is one of the fundamental signs of life. Simple, inert matter is limited to its particular plac...
Numbers 33:1–36:13
The tenth and last section of the Book of Numbers begins by reviewing the journeys (Mas’ei, in Hebrew) of the Jewish people from Egypt until the threshold of the Land of Israel. It continues with G‑d’s instructions regarding the Jews’ imminent entry and c...
"אלה מסעי בני ישראל אשר יצאו מארץ מצרים לצבאתם ביד משה ואהרן" “These are the journeys of the Children of Israel, who went forth from the land of Egypt according to their legions, under the leadership of Moshe and Aharon.” (33:1) QUESTION: The word “eileh”...
1. The opening pasuk of Parshat Masei says “Eileh masei B’nei Yisrael asher yatzu mei’eretz Mitzrayim letzivotam” — “These are the journeys of the Children of Israel who went forth from the land of Egypt according to their legions.” Rabbi Shneur Zalman of...
Seventh Reading: Numbers 36:1–13
G-d then concluded giving the laws of land inheritance. No One is Isolated אִישׁ בְּנַחֲלַת מַטֵּה אֲבֹתָיו יִדְבְּקוּ וגו': (במדבר לו:ז) [G-d told Moses,] “Each person . . . will remain attached to the inheritance of his fathers’ tribe.” Numbers 36:7 The...
Sixth Reading: Numbers 35:9–34
G-d then instructed Moses and the Jewish people to designate, among the 48 Levite cities, six specific cities of refuge for people who would commit unintentional murder. Signs From Above וְהִקְרִיתֶם לָכֶם עָרִים עָרֵי מִקְלָט תִּהְיֶינָה לָכֶם וגו': (במד...
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