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Korach
Rabbi Jablinowitz

We read in this week’s parsha in the aftermath of the deathly plague which took place after the rebellion of Korach, that Hashem told Moshe to take a stick from each of the twelve tribes and from Aharon. He told him to place them in the Ohel Mo’ed and the one whose staff blossoms is the Read more...

Chukas
Rabbi Jablinowitz

This week’s parsha includes the Mei Merivah, the incident in which Moshe Rabbeinu hit the rock instead of speaking to it and drawing forth water. As a result of this sin, Moshe was not allowed to enter Eretz Yisrael. The Torah tells us the reason why this was considered a serious averiah in Ch Read more...

Balak
Rabbi Jablinowitz

We read in this week’s parsha of Balak’s warning to Bilam about Bnei Yisrael. He tells him “Hineh Kisah es Ein Ha’aretz”. Behold this nation is covering “the eye” of the land. Rashi comments that the meaning of this phrase is that Bnei Yisrael killed Sichon Read more...

Pinchas
Rabbi Jablinowitz

We read in this week’s parsha in Chapter 25, Pasuk 13, regarding the act of zealousness of Pinchas, Vayechaper al Bnei Yisrael. As a result of Pinchas killing Zimri ben Saluh and Kozbi bas Tzur, there was atonement for Bnei Yisrael. The Medrash Rabbah on our parsha asks, did Pinchas bring a Ka Read more...