PLEASE NOTE: From now until August, the Torah reading in the Land of Israel will be different than the Torah reading outside of the Land of Israel. This Shabbat we in Israel read Bechukotai, while abroad, Behar, which was read last week in Israel, is read. You can find last week’s Dvar Torah on Behar here.
In his commentary to Parashat Bechukotai, Rabbi Mordechai Goldberg encourages us to study deeply the Jewish sources, and listen closely to the issues at hand in the present moment in modern day Israel — what do we hear the deepest depths of God’s will telling us? Continue Reading