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Parshat Pinchas: What Does It Mean To Be Zealous For God?

13 Tammuz 5774 – July 11, 2014
The midrash says that Pinchas, (this parsha), and Eliyahu, prophet of Kings, are one and the same.

Chukat: Was Hitting the Rock So Horrible?

29 Sivan 5774 – June 26, 2014
What was the small act of Moshe talking to the rock meant to teach the people of Israel?

Korach: Can We Influence God?

22 Sivan 5774 – June 19, 2014
Is it possible for us to influence God?

Shelach: Is Hope Irrational?

15 Sivan 5774 – June 13, 2014
Are pessimists just rationalists, and is hope just naiveté?

Parsha Behaalotchea: A Guide For…Parenting? Part II

8 Sivan 5774 – June 5, 2014
Rabbi Fohrman delves deeper into the Priestly Blessing and its relevant lessons

Parshat Naso: A Guide For…Parenting?

1 Sivan 5774 – May 29, 2014
Is parsha Naso teaching us how we should treat our children?

Bamidbar: Who Cares About Geneology?

22 Iyyar 5774 – May 22, 2014
Rabbi Fohrman gives us insight into what it truly means to be a teacher.

Bechukoti: Why Would God Curse His People?

16 Iyyar 5774 – May 15, 2014
In this week's parsha a stark choice is presented: follow God and live, or abandon Him and die.

Behar: Why Does Land have to Rest?

8 Iyyar 5774 – May 8, 2014
What does it mean, conceptually, to see Shabbat in different worlds?

Parsha Emor: Is There A Shabbat In Other Realms?

2 Iyyar 5774 – May 1, 2014
Rabbi Fohrman makes a fascinating argument about how Shabbat works and shows that there are shabbatot in different realms.

Kedoshim: How Can I Find True Love?

25 Nisan 5774 – April 24, 2014
Rabbi Fohrman explains how the Torah provides the building blocks of true love.

Acharei Mot: The (Surprising) Point of Yom Kippur

11 Nisan 5774 – April 10, 2014
Yom Kippur is called one of the days of awe. What does awe have to do with forgiveness for our sins?

Metzora: Living Within the Community

3 Nisan 5774 – April 3, 2014
while each of us is an individual, we are also part of a larger unit

Tazria: The Bizarre Purification of the Metzora

26 Adar II 5774 – March 28, 2014
This week's parsha deals with the strange set of laws dealing with tzara'at.

Vayikra: Can Leaders Make Mistakes?

5 Adar II 5774 – March 7, 2014
Welcome the book of Leviticus!

Pekudei: a Giant Chiasm in Sefer Shmot

28 Adar I 5774 – February 28, 2014
How do the pieces of this puzzle come together to help us understand how the Torah builds together?

Vayakhel: What Does It Mean To Be Tzelem Elokim?

21 Adar I 5774 – February 21, 2014
This exciting and daring video and challenges us to be more God-like in our actions.

Ki Tisa: Moshe’s Benevolent Chutzpah

14 Adar I 5774 – February 14, 2014
The Jewish people commit the worst sin possible - worshiping a false god.

Tetzaveh: Where Is God in a Physical World?

7 Adar I 5774 – February 7, 2014
How can God be both outside of space and time, and in our physical world?

Terumah: Is There a Face Hiding in the Mishkan?

30 Shevat 5774 – January 31, 2014
The mishkan represents the 'face' of God.

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