Teacher Title תקציר Course
Harav Aharon Lichtenstein "Moshe Hid His Face, For He Was Afraid to Look at God" Both Moshe and Bnei Yisrael recoiled when they encountered God. Was this fear or awe? An examination reveals this question to be pertinent to our lives as well. Holiday Packages
Harav Yehuda Amital Parashat Shemot Sichot Roshei Yeshiva
Harav Yaakov Medan Parashat Shemot: The First Leader and the First King A comparison of the Jewish people’s first national leader, Moshe, and their first king, Shaul, reveals much about both of them, as well as the nature of leadership. Sichot Roshei Yeshiva
Harav Yaakov Medan By Virtue of the Righteous Women The obligation of women to drink the four cups of wine at the Pesach seder is explained by R. Yehoshua ben Levi with the argument that “they too were included in that miracle” (Pesachim 108a). Sichot Roshei Yeshiva
Harav Yaakov Medan The Signs – A Serpent and Tzara’at When Moshe tells God that the people will not believe him, God gives him two signs. Many interpret these signs as a rebuke to Moshe. Rav Medan proposes a new understanding. Sichot Roshei Yeshiva
Harav Yaakov Medan The Development of the Egyptian Subjugation The creeping enslavement of the Jewish people by the Egyptians was an intentional strategy, and it has surprising parallels in the time of Shlomo. Sichot Roshei Yeshiva
Harav Yaakov Medan The First Mission to Pharaoh In their first interaction with Pharaoh, Moshe and Aharon take on a surprisingly apologetic tone. What is the reason for this, and how might it explain Moshe's reaction to the difficult beginning of his mission? Sichot Roshei Yeshiva