In this week’s parsha, Parshas Eikev, the Torah warns us regarding the sin of avodah zarah (worshipping gods of others).  The pasukim say: פְּסִילֵי אֱלֹהֵיהֶם, תִּשְׂרְפוּן בָּאֵשׁ; לֹא-תַחְמֹד כֶּסֶף וְזָהָב עֲלֵיהֶם, וְלָקַחְתָּ לָךְ--פֶּן תִּוָּקֵשׁ בּוֹ, כִּי תוֹעֲבַת ה’ אלקיךָ הוּא - The carved images of...

Dear Friends, Please mark your calendars and join me for these upcoming, ALL new, shiurim: *My weekly Sunday shiur, with the Virtual Beis Medrash, meets Sunday July 26 at 10am.  To join shiur, use this direct link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/98032436809?pwd=UHY0R3pMdG42R1ZaQ0ZZNS9yek1uQT09 Zoom login information: Meeting ID: 980 3243 6809  - ...

We are now in the second Shabbos of the mournful Three Weeks, and this Shabbos we conclude the book of Bamidbar, with the reading of the double parshios of Matos-Masei.  In Parshas Masei we are commanded: וְהוֹרַשְׁתֶּ֥ם אֶת־הָאָ֖רֶץ וִֽישַׁבְתֶּם־בָּ֑הּ כִּ֥י לָכֶ֛ם נָתַ֥תִּי אֶת־הָאָ֖רֶץ לָרֶ֥שֶׁת אֹתָֽהּ,...

Dear Friends, Please see the attached flyer for an exciting summer learning program.  I will be presenting Shiur Sunday mornings from 10-10:30 am.  Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/98032436809?pwd=UHY0R3pMdG42R1ZaQ0ZZNS9yek1uQT09 Meeting ID: 980 3243 6809 Password: SUMMER2020 Please join me and feel free to share this information with others! Kol tuv, Michal...