Tuesday 9 Shevat 5783 (31.01.23) My Action Determines HaShem’s Help? וְאַתָּ֞ה הָרֵ֣ם אֶֽת־מַטְּךָ֗ וּנְטֵ֧ה אֶת־יָדְךָ֛ עַל־הַיָּ֖ם וּבְקָעֵ֑הוּ וְיָבֹ֧אוּ בְנֵֽי־יִשְׂרָאֵ֛ל בְּת֥וֹךְ הַיָּ֖ם בַּיַּבָּשָֽׁה׃ “As for you, take up your staff and raise your arm over the Sea of Reeds and split it, and the Israelites will go into the midst of… Read More »Exodus 14:16 – My Action Determines HaShem’s Help?
Monday 8 Shevat 5783 (30.01.23) Praying and Complaning? נֹסֵ֣עַ אַחֲרֵיהֶ֗ם וַיִּֽירְאוּ֙ מְאֹ֔ד וַיִּצְעֲק֥וּ בְנֵֽי־יִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל אֶל־יְהֹוָֽה׃ “Pharaoh drew himself nearer, to the frontlines, as he had promised. The Israelites raised their eyes and caught sight of the Egyptians advancing at their rear in exemplary military discipline, showing they all shared the… Read More »Exodus 14:10-11 – Praying and Complaning?
January 29-4, 2023 Exodus 13:17-17:16 A Part of the Torah Portion of this week: Soon after allowing the children of Israel to depart from Egypt, Pharaoh chases after them to force their return, and the Israelites find themselves trapped between Pharaoh’s armies and the sea. G‑d tells Moses to raise… Read More »Parshat Beshalach – Using Weapons, Yes or No?
Exodus 13:17-17:16 Shemot, 14:10-11 : “Farao naderde; de kinderen van Israël sloegen hun ogen op en zie – Egypte reisde achter hen aan en ze waren erg bang; de kinderen van Israël riepen tot HaShem. Zij zeiden tegen Mozes: waren er geen graven in Egypte dat je ons meenam om te sterven… Read More »Parasha Beshalach – Bidden uit Gewoonte
Januari 28, 2023 Testing the Children It’s time again to “tease” the children in my class with the necessary tests. Who has progressed in reading, who in math, who can handle heavier learning and who needs repetition? It is always an exciting time for the children, but also for the… Read More »6 Shevat 5783 – Hashem our Teacher
Shabbat 6 Shevat 5783 (28.01.23) A Separate Rule for Donkeys? וְכׇל־פֶּ֤טֶר חֲמֹר֙ תִּפְדֶּ֣ה בְשֶׂ֔ה וְאִם־לֹ֥א תִפְדֶּ֖ה וַעֲרַפְתּ֑וֹ וְכֹ֨ל בְּכ֥וֹר אָדָ֛ם בְּבָנֶ֖יךָ תִּפְדֶּֽה׃ “But every firstling donkey you shall redeem with a sheep; if you do not redeem it, you must break its neck. And you must redeem every male first-born… Read More »Exodus 13:13 – A Separate Rule for Donkeys?
January 22-28, 2023 Exodus 10:1-13:16 A Part of the Torah Portion of this week: “The last three of the Ten Plagues are visited on Egypt: a swarm of locusts devours all the crops and greenery; a thick, palpable darkness envelops the land; and all the firstborn of Egypt are killed… Read More »Parshat Bo – Come with Your Whole Essence?
Develop Your Potential Lashon Hara (LH)is using words that are harmful to others. They are words that put another person in a negative light when spoken about them. Or words spoken against someone that humiliate or shame him. LH is one of the branches on the prohibition of murder and… Read More »Lashon Hara versus Lashon Hatov
27 Januari 2023 Living Your Personal Egypt Every Day The word Egypt/ Mitstrayim can be divided into: Mi (n) – Tsaryim – out of boundaries/ narrow straits. We all have our boundaries that limit us. Boundaries that prevent us from changing fixed habits and customs that we want (need) to… Read More »5 Shevat 5783 – Living Your Personal Egypt Every Day
בס”ד PHARAOH’S COMMAND TO THE HEBREW MIDWIVES 1. Exodus 1:15-17And the king of Egypt said to the Hebrew midwives, one of whose names was Shifra and one whose name was Pu’ah, and he said, “when you birth the Hebrew women, and you see, while they are on the birthstool, that… Read More »ABORTION IN NOAHIDE LAW