Rav Mordechai Sabato
Teacher Title Abstract Course
Rav Mordechai Sabato "For the Lord's Portion is His People" We will deal with the shira's function and its primary contents, in an attempt to explain its unique significance. Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Mordechai Sabato Introduction to Sefer Vayikra At the very beginning of Sefer Vayikra, both the Rashbam and the Ramban explain the expression "Va-yikra" ("He called"), which appears nowhere else in the context of God's conversations with Moshe, in light of a fundamental problem presented by the Mishkan. Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Mordechai Sabato Two Perspectives on the Sacrifices: On the Relationship Between Parashiot Tzav and Vayikra The first seven chapters of the Book of Vayikra deal with the various types of korbanot (sacrifices) and their halakhot. This section of the Torah is composed of two subdivisions: chapters 1-5, and chapters 6-7. Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Mordechai Sabato The Structure and Significance of the Opening Verses Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Mordechai Sabato The Prohibitions of "Ashera" and "Matzeva" Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Mordechai Sabato The Opening Verses of Sefer Devarim, and the Structure of the Sefer as a Whole Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Mordechai Sabato The Female Captive: What Is the Torah Teaching Us? Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Mordechai Sabato Differences between the First and Second Appearences of the "Ten Commandments" Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Mordechai Sabato "And God Shall Return You to Egypt in Boats" Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Mordechai Sabato By What Right Does Israel Inherit the Land? An Examination of Devarim Chapter 9 Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Mordechai Sabato Punishment of the Individual and of the Nation Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Mordechai Sabato The "Beautiful Captive" Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Mordechai Sabato Birth of Nation: The Framing Statements of Moshe's Blessing Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading