Monthly Archives: September 2012

Nitzavim 5772–Shabbat Torah Study at Adat Shalom–God, Torah and Life are within your reach

One of my favorite Bible verses is in this week’s Parasha. “Lo bashamayim he” we are told by Moshe in Deuteronomy 30:12. “It is not in the Heavens…” We learn from this that all that God expects from us is … Continue reading

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Shabbat Ki Tavo 5772–Selichot–Adat Shalom Torah Study–Rabbi Rachel Shere- – God’s Treasured People Work to Have Quality Relationships

This week’s Parasha of Ki Tavo tells us much about the special relationship between God and the sacred people of Israel, the people God calls “Am segula”, God’s “treasured people.” (Devarim 26:18). The Torah outlines special guidelines related to the … Continue reading

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Ki Teitzei 5772–Shabbat Torah Study at Adat Shalom Synagogue–Rabbi Rachel Shere–Learn and Be Rewarded

Ki Teitzei contains more “mitzvoth” than any other Parasha in the  Torah. There seems to be a common theme in that many of them exhibit an incredible understanding of human nature and how it can be healthfully harnessed to have … Continue reading

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