Sabbath Week

The First Shlemiel: What’s In A Name?

07/11/2012
Special To The Jewish Week

Candlelighting, Readings:
Shabbat candles: 8:09 p.m.
Torah: Numbers 25:10-30:1
Haphtara: I Kings 18:46-19:21
Havdalah: 9:12 p.m. 

Rabbi Zev Brenner

When A Donkey Sees What A Prophet Won’t

07/03/2012
Special To The Jewish Week

Candlelighting, Readings:
Shabbat candles: 8:12 p.m.
Torah: Num. 22:2-25:9
Haftarah: Micha 5:6-6:8
Havdalah: 9:19 p.m

Ora Horn Prouser

The Shoah And The Unfathomable

06/26/2012
Special To The Jewish Week
Candlelighting, Readings: Shabbat candles: 8:13 p.m. Torah: Numbers 19:1-22:1 Haftarah: Judges 11:1-33 Havdalah: 9:21 p.m.              
Shlomo Riskin

Arguments For The Sake Of Heaven

06/19/2012
Special To The Jewish Week

Candlelighting, Readings:
Shabbat candles: 8:13 p.m.
Torah: Numbers 16:1-18:32
Haftarah:
I Samuel 11:14-12:22
Havdalah: 9:22 p.m.

Rabbi Lawrence A. Hoffman

The Grasshoppers Come To Zero

06/12/2012
Special To The Jewish Week

Candlelighting, Readings:
Shabbat candles: 8:11 p.m.
Torah: Num. 13:1-15:41
Haftarah: Joshua 2:1-24
Havdalah: 9:20 p.m.     

c begins with the saga of the spies’ report about the land of Israel. On the eve of the Jewish people’s preparation to enter Eretz Yisrael, 12 spies, each representing a tribe, were sent to survey the land. Upon their return, ten of the twelve deliver very negative news: It will be impossible for the Jewish people to overcome and conquer the land from the nations living there.

Adena Berkowitz

A Rebbe For A New Generation

06/05/2012
Special To The Jewish Week

Candlelighting, Readings:
Shabbat candles: 8:08 p.m.
Torah: Num 8:1-12:16
Haftarah: Zechariah 2:14-4:7
Havdalah: 9:16 p.m. 

The Jewish people seemed poised for entry into the Promised Land when suddenly the nation became a group of kvetchers, “The people were as murmurers, speaking evil in the ears of the Lord… saying ‘who will feed us meat? … Remember the fish which we ate in Egypt for free, the cucumbers, the watermelons, the onions and the garlic?’” [Numbers 11:1-5]

Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

A Nazir’s Guide For The Activist

05/29/2012
Special To The Jewish Week

Candlelighting, Readings:
Shabbat candles: 8:03 p.m.
Torah: Num. 4:21-7:89
Haftarah: Judges 13:2-25
Havdalah: 9:07 p.m.

Rabbi Ari Weiss

The Time To Pay Attention

05/22/2012
Special To The Jewish Week

Shabbat Shalom
Candlelighting, Readings:
Shabbat candles: 7:58 p.m.
Torah: Num. 1:1-4:20
Haftarah: Hosea 2:1-2:22
Havdalah: 9:05 p.m.   
                                                 

Beth Kissileff

The Unity Of God, Torah And Israel

05/15/2012
Special To The Jewish Week

Candlelighting, Readings:
Shabbat candles: 7:51 p.m.
Torah: Leviticus 25:1–27:34
Haftarah: Jeremiah 16:19-17:14
Havdalah: 8:58 p.m.                                                    

Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

The Omer: Counting Our Words

05/08/2012
Special To The Jewish Week

Candlelighting, Readings:
Shabbat candles: 7:45 p.m.
Torah: Lev. 21:1-24:23
Haftarah: Ezekiel 44:15-31
Havdalah: 8:50 p.m.     
        

Rabbi Lawrence A. Hoffman
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