Thursday Night, 9:00 @ BIAV (9900 Antioch rd.)
This half-hour class analyzes the text of the weekly Parsha in greater depth. We study different interpretations of a portion of text using multiple commentaries, comparing and contrasting their ideas. It produces a richer understanding of the Parsha as a preparation for Shabbos the next day.
2/23/2017- Respecting the Convert
2/16/2017- The “Flag” of the Jews
2/9/2017- The “Test” of the Manna
12/15/2016- Is Yaakov’s new name actually Yisrael?
12/1/2016- Should Yaakov Have tricked Yitzchack?
9/22/16- What does “raise the Torah” mean?
9/15/2016- Why do we not prolong the hanging of criminals?
In this class, we discussed the various opinions of why we do not prolong the hanging of criminal. The interpretations are based on the different phrases in the verses of Devarim 21:21-23.