In this week’s parsha, Moses has a breakdown. It is the lowest emotional ebb of his entire career as a leader. … Read more
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In the course of blessing the Jewish people Bilaam uttered words that have come to seem to many to encapsulate … Read more
David Brooks, in his new best seller, The Road to Character, draws a sharp distinction between what he calls the … Read more
Ki Tetzei contains more laws than any other parsha in the Torah, and it is possible to be overwhelmed by … Read more
It was the emotional low of Moses’ life. After the drama at Sinai, the revelation, the golden calf, the forgiveness, … Read more
I used to say, only half in jest, that the proof that Moses was greatest of the prophets was that … Read more
Tanakh, the Hebrew Bible, is remarkable for the extreme realism with which it portrays human character. Its heroes are not … Read more