UNIVERSAL TORAH COMMENTARYBy Rabbi Avraham GreenbaumTorah Reading: Parshas BEHAR, Leviticus 25:1-26:2Haftara: Jeremiah 32:6-27THE LAND BELONGS TO G-D“To G-d belongs the land and its fullness, the earth and its inhabitants.” (Psalms 24:1). “The heavens, the heavens belong to G-d, but the earth He GAVE TO THE SONS OF ADAM. The dead will not praise G-d nor all who go down to desolation. But we will praise … Continue reading Parshas BEHAR
Pirkei Avos Chapter 5, Mishna 15 Are All Men Created Equal? By Rabbi Dovid Rosenfeld “There are four types of students. One who is quick to understand and quick to forget — his gain is outweighed by his loss. One who is slow to understand and slow to forget — his loss is outweighed by his gain. One who is quick to understand and slow … Continue reading Are All Men Created Equal?
On Shabbat May 9 the Torah reading in Israel will be BEHAR while in the Diaspora the Torah reading will be the portion of EMOR. Students in Israel please scroll down this email for the commentary on BEHAR. DIASPORA TORAH READING SHABBAT MAY 9: EMOR UNIVERSAL TORAH COMMENTARY By Rabbi Avraham Greenbaum Torah Reading: Parshas EMOR, Leviticus 21:1-24:23 SAY TO THE PRIESTS As discussed in … Continue reading TORAH READING SHABBAT