web analytics
July 26, 2014 / 28 Tammuz, 5774
Israel at War: Operation Protective Edge
 
 
At a Glance
Media
Sponsored Post
IDC Advocacy Room IDC Fights War on Another Front

Student Union opens ‘hasbara’ room in effort to fill public diplomacy vacuum.



Home » Media

Continuity: Parshat Pinchas


Continuity – That’s the concept that is embodied in multiple levels in the Torah reading of Pinchas. The experience of Israel in the desert is coming to a close, but the desecration of Zimri and Cozbi  threatens everything, Pinchas’ swift and certain response guarantees the continuity the sanctity of Israel. The daughters of Tzelaphchad and the designation of Yehoshua to succeed Moshe as leader of Israel naturally follow Pinchas’ heroic act. The parasha concludes with a description of the Tamid offering, the sanctification of continuity itself, in the service of the Holy Temple.  Shabbat Shalom.

About the Author: Rabbi Chaim Richman is director of the International Department of the Temple Institute.


If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page.

Our comments section is intended for meaningful responses and debates in a civilized manner. We ask that you respect the fact that we are a religious Jewish website and avoid inappropriate language at all cost.

If you promote any foreign religions, gods or messiahs, lies about Israel, anti-Semitism, or advocate violence (except against terrorists), your permission to comment may be revoked.

Please use the Facebook Tab below to leave your comment:

No comments yet (Click to Comment)

No Responses to “Continuity: Parshat Pinchas”

SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend

Loading Facebook Comments ...
Loading Disqus Comments ...
Current Top Story
John Kerry
Entire Israeli Cabinet Rejects Kerry’s Proposed Ceasefire, Talks Continue
Latest Tv Stories
Gaza Tunnel

Yishai talks about the massive amounts of armaments stored in Gaza and is joined by MK Rabbi Dov Lipman to talk about living in Israel during this time period.

Do_you_think_that_was_a_siren

Cute Frozen parody, with Selfies taken in bomb shelters in Israel. Warning: There are sirens in the video. Lyrics: Do you think that was a siren? Should we go down to the Mamad? I’m never sleeping anymore, Sticking by the door Sick of this jihad! The miklat is really smelly The neighbors too. But what […]

Col. Rasan Alian, commander of the Golani Brigade.

Col. Rasan Alian, commander of the Golani Brigade, was wounded while fighting Hamas in Gaza. On July 22, he returned to his troops after recovering in Israel.

Yishai presents riveting audio where Minister Naftali Bennett blasts a BBC show host, talks about the war in Gaza, and is joined by author Daniel Lewen to talk about Israel’s resilience in war.

Yishai and Rabbi Mottle Wolfe talk about Israel being under rocket attack and users are able to feel it first-hand as an attack happens during their interview.

Gunfight between Golani soldiers and terrorists in Gaza

Yishai gives day eight updates on Operation Protective Edge including potential rockets launched towards Israel from the Sinai. He is joined by Knesset expert Jeremy Saltan to give specific government updates.

Yishai focuses on the ‘silent cyber war’ between Israel and Hamas, anti-anti-Semetic demonstrations in France, and talks to MK Danny Danon about his role change in the government.

Ashdod’s been taking a beating this past week from all the missiles falling from Gaza. So, I thought I’d share with you something fun about the city.

Yishai gives day eight updates on Operation Protective Edge including potential rockets lauched towards Israel from the Sinai including an interview with Knesset insider Jeremy Saltan.

Charlie Daniels, country music’s senior statesman, performs Hatikva, fervent supporter of Israel

(((CLICK BELOW TO HEAR AUDIO))) Yishai talks about day seven of Operation Protective Edge and the use of an innovative phone app to inform those of rocket attacks from Gaza. Yishai moves on to give updates on Israel’s response to Arab aggression and ends presenting audio recorded with Middle East and Arab cultural expert Dr. […]

More Articles from Rabbi Chaim Richman
Richman-072712

This year, as Israel observes the traditional period of national mourning for the destruction of the Beis HaMikdash on Tisha B’Av, it has again been revealed that the Islamic Waqf is carrying out unsupervised work at the Temple Mount, potentially causing irrevocable damage to Judaism’s holiest site.

Richman-032312

The study of Jewish history teaches us that throughout the ages, numerous edicts and decrees have prevented the practice of Jewish traditions and religious observance. Yet it has gone almost completely unnoticed that in recent weeks, Jewish rights and freedoms in the Land of Israel, of all places, have once again come under attack.

    Latest Poll

    Do you think the FAA ban on US flights to Israel is political?






    View Results

    Loading ... Loading ...

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/videos/continuity-parshat-pinchas/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: