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Mishpatim 5777–Shabbat Torah Study–Are You Listening?

This week’s Parasha contains numerous Mishpatim (a kind of mitzvah), thus the name of the Parasha. Falling on the heels of receiving the 10 commandments, the Rabbis hasten to use this as proof that all of these laws and the … Continue reading

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Shabbat Parashat Mishpatim 5776–Shabbat Torah Study at Adat Shalom Synagogue–Don’t Make Him Tell on You

God is accessible to all—the rich and the poor, the righteous and the evil and everyone in between. God warns us in this week’s Parasha not to think that only the wealthy and the righteous have access to the Almighty … Continue reading

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Shabbat Shekalim/Parshat Mishpatim 5775–Paul Magy’s Shabbat Torah Study e-Drash in the “D”–The Business of Religion?

Last week’s Parasha contained the 10 Commandments that we learned were really the 10 Divine Utterances and contain many more mitzvoth than merely 10. They contain the most basic obligation of Judaism, the recognition and acceptance of God as One … Continue reading

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Parshat Mishpatim 5774–Shabbat Torah Study–They are all important, not just the big 10

We learned in school not to begin a sentence with the word “And,” yet the Torah does just that. The Parasha begins “V’eileh mishpatim”, literally “And these are the rules.” To what does the “And” refer? What came before it. … Continue reading

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