Friday, March 27, 2020

Vayikra - Light in the Darkness

What is the idea behind the obligation to testify when a person knows something that could help his fellow? How does one resonate with Hashem in so doing? What is the testimony that we all are obligated to give to the world in response to their idolatrous claims? How do we bring a light into the darkness that we face? Why is Rome a place of darkness and confusion in the end of days?

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Running time: 20:46

Friday, March 20, 2020

Vayakhel-Pekudei - The Good and the Bad

What is the contradiction between chacham-wise and lev-understanding? What is the contrast between black-negative and beautiful-positive? How do we reconcile the negative and positive actions we've done? How can we view positive in our challenging situations? What is the concept of Knesses Yisroel/Congregation of Israel?

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Running time: 26:31

Friday, March 13, 2020

Ki Sisa - Faith over Fear

How was the Satan able to cause the Jewish people to sin if they were on such a high level? What is the unique approach of the Evil Inclination in order to cause us to sin? How can we overcome the fear he induces? What is the idea behind the death of Moshiach ben Yosef? Why does Moshiach ben Dovid only ask for life? What is the message Hashem wants us to understand when facing off with difficult cimcumstances?

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Running time: 24:41

Friday, March 6, 2020

Tetzaveh-Purim - Love and Brotherhood

Why does Hashem ask the Jewish people to bring the special olive oil specifically to Moshe? Why are Aharon and his sons also to be brought specifically to Moshe? What is the unique relationship of Moshe and his brother Aharon? How were they able to have such a deep level of respect and love for each other? How did they use that in their relationship with all of the Jewish people? How does this relate to the special mitzvos we have on the holiday of Purim?

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Running time: 24:36