Sabbath Week

Expressions Of Redemption

12/24/2013
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Candlelighting: Readings:
Shabbat candles: 4:17 p.m.
Torah: Exodus 6: 2 ­ 9: 35
Haftarah: Ezekiel 28:25-29:23
Havdalah: 5:21 p.m.

“I shall remove you from under the burdens of the Egyptians, and I will save you. ... and I will redeem you with an outstretched arm, and with great judgments. And I will take you to Me as a people and I will be a God to you. … And I shall bring you to the land which I swore to give … to you as a heritage.” [Exodus 6:6­8].

Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

It’s All In The Name

12/17/2013
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Candlelighting: Readings:
Shabbat candles: 4:13 p.m.
Torah: Ex. 1:1-6:1
Haftarah: Isaiah 27:6-28:13; 29:23-23 (Ashkenaz); Jeremiah 1:1-2:3 (Sephard)
Havdalah: 5:17 p.m.

Adena K.  Berkowitz

The Father That Never Died

12/10/2013
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Candlelighting: Readings:
Shabbat candles: 4:11 p.m.
Torah: Gen. 47:28-50:26
Haftarah: I Kings 2:1-12
Havdalah: 5:14 p.m.

Rabba Sara Hurwitz

His Brother’s Keeper

12/03/2013
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Candlelighting: Readings:
Shabbat candles: 4:08 p.m.
Torah: Genesis 44:18-47:27
Haftarah: Ezekiel 37:15-28
Havdalah: 5:09 p.m.

Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

Dreaming Of Redemption

11/26/2013
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Candlelighting: Readings:
Shabbat candles: 4:12 p.m.
Torah: Gen. 41:1-44:17
Haftarah: I Kings 3:15-4:1
Havdalah: 5:14 p.m.

Marilyn Golomb Selber

The Return Of The Lost

11/19/2013
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Candlelighting: Readings:
Shabbat candles: 4:14 p.m.
Torah: Gen. 37:1-40:23
Haftarah: Amos 2:6-3:8
Havdalah: 5:14 p.m.

Freema Gottlieb

Deception That Led To Blessing

How can we justify Rebecca and Jacob's trickery?

10/29/2013
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Candlelighting, Readings:
Shabbat candles: 5:35 p.m.
Torah: Gen. 25:19-28:9
Haftarah: I Samuel 20:18-42
Havdalah: 6:34 p.m.

Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

The Morality Of Retaliation

This weeks' Torah portion contains a precedent for military action.

11/12/2013
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Candlelighting, Readings:

Shabbat candles: 4:19 p.m.

Torah: Gen. 32:4-36:43                                                

Haftarah: Hosea 11:7-12:12(Ashkenaz);
Ovadiah 1:1-21 (Sephard)
Havdalah: 5:19 p.m.

Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

Run For Your Life — And Towards It

11/05/2013
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Candlelighting, Readings:
Shabbat candles: 4:26 p.m.
Torah: genesis 28:10-32:3
Haftarah: Hosea 12:13-14:10

(Ashkenaz); 11:7-12:12 (Sephard)
Havdalah: 5:25 p.m. 

Jacob is running for his life. He and his mother Rebecca colluded to deprive his older brother Esau of his father Isaac’s blessing. Jacob now sets out on life-changing journey to find himself and the direction his life should take.

Rabbi Tsvi Blanchard

Rebecca And Veiled Understandings

10/22/2013
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Candlelighting, Readings:
Shabbat candles: 5:42 p.m.
Torah: Gen. 23:1-25:18
Haftarah: I Kings 1:1-31
Havdalah: 6:41 p.m.

Beth Kissileff
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