5 – Devarim – Deuteronomy

Essays on Sefer Devarim – Deuteronomy – according to the Parshi’yot HaShavu’a – the weekly Torah readings:

Devarim

 

Va’Etchanan

Adonai Elohim — Merciful in Judgment: The Explication of a Strange Phrase in Devarim 3:24

Two Short Chassidic thoughts on Parashat Va’Etchanan

Rav Soloveitchik Says, “Pray!”

Ekev

 Why Do We Eat?

Re’eh

On Spiritual Potential and Moshe Rabbenu

Your Soul’s Desire

Observe This Entire Mitzvah – Parashat Re’eh

The Idea of Free Choice

Shoftim

 Be “Whole” with God – Tamim Tehyeh Im HaShem Elokecha

Judges & Policemen – Shoftim VeShotrim

Ki Taytzay

A Mitzvah to Remember

Here is an essay I wrote in college. It has passed the test of time. Enjoy!

Yavneh Studies Parashat Ki Tetze

Here is the latest Dvar Torah for Parashat Ki Taytzay that is also appropriate for the month of Elul.

The Rebellious Son: A Different Approach 

Ki Tavo

Bikkurim Lead to Prayer

Short and Sweet Divray Torah for Ki Tavo

Nitzavim

Peace, Peace to the Far and to the Near

VaYelech

 

Ha’azinu

 

Zot HaBeracha

 

 

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