The taste of Shabbat – Korach 5778 Rav Mordechai Elon Parshat Korach tells us about an attempted revolt, not of ten people, as in last week's parsha, but of וֵַֽׁאֲנָשִֵ֥ים מִבְׂ נֵֽׁי יִשְׂרָ אֵ֖ל חֲמִשִִּׁ֣ים וּמָאתָָ֑ים נְׂשִי אֵ֥י עדָָ֛ה קְׂרִ אֵ֥י מוֹ עֵ֖ד אַנְׂ… Continue Reading "The taste of Shabbat – Korach 5778"
The taste of Shabbat – Korach 5777 Rav Mordechai Elon Just as our parsha teaches us how important it is to avoid arguments and slander, it also teaches us the opposite side of the coin, the importance of differentiating between those who have sinned… Continue Reading "The taste of Shabbat – Korach 5777"
The taste of Shabbat – Parshat Korach 5776 Rav Mordechai Elon Our parsha reads like a newspaper article – leadership crises, arguments, bad feelings, things we recognize from today. What is the eternal message of the story ? Our Rabbis teach us in Pirkei Avot:… Continue Reading "The taste of Shabbat – Parshat Korach 5776"