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Parshat Korach 5778 –Shabbat Torah Study at Adat Shalom Synagogue– Argue at Your Own Risk

Do Jews ever argue? With the popular expression—“2 Jews, 3 opinions” or “The only thing 2 Jews can agree on is how much money the third Jew should give to charity,” it seems clear that even we perceive ourselves as … Continue reading

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Paul Magy’s Shabbat Torah Study in the D–Parshat Korach 5777–Adat Shalom Torah Study– Looking for the Good

The best known rebellion in the Torah is retold in this week’s Parasha. We even name the Parasha after Moshe’s chief antagonist Korach. Pretty nice reward for someone who dared to challenge Moshe and God, huh? Perhaps the name of … Continue reading

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Shabbat Korach 5774–Shabbat Torah Study at Adat Shalom Synagogue–Ruth Bergman–Such Is the Power of Prayer

When Korach foments a rebellion as recounted in this week’s Parasha, Moshe does something most curious. Moshe prays to God to ignore Korach’s prayers (Bamidbar 16:15). Did Moshe really need to ask God to ignore the prayers of the avaricious, … Continue reading

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Paul Magy’s Shabbat Torah Study in the D–Parshat Korach 5772–Adat Shalom Torah Study–Ruth Bergman–Look for the Holiness in Everything

The best known rebellion in the Torah is retold in this week’s Parasha. We even name the Parasha after the chief antagonist Korach. Pretty nice reward for someone who dared to challenge Moshe and God, huh? Another irony is that … Continue reading

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