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The weekly Torah portion in the streets of Jerusalem. Book of Deuteronomy.

Parashat Ki Tetze

  Ki Tetze is a portion that inhabits a huge number of commandments – more that any other portion of the Torah. Some took the trouble and found as many as seventy-four commandments in the portion. Among other issues the

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Parashat Devarim

“These are the words Moses spoke to all Israel across the Jordan in the wilderness in the Arabah opposite Suph”. These are the opening words of “Devarim” (Hebrew for words) the first Parasha in the Book of Deuteronomy (Called the

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Parashat Shoftim

The Parasha of Shoftim deals with a variety of issues. Rules for the conducting of a king, the theory of law and justice and a broken necked heifer are only examples for some of the subjects. I decided to refer

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Parashat Ekev

Parashat Ekev holds an interesting claim. It says that it is acceptable to worship God and fulfill his commandments while hoping for some kind of a reward. One does not become a lesser Jew if he observes the commandments in

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My week

  • 17.8.2017
Genesis land. Judean desert.
ארץ בראשית. מדבר יהודה.
  • 16.8.2017
Ezion block. West bank.
ארץ האיילים. גוש עציון.
  • 15.7.2017
Ben Gurion airport.
נמל התעופה בן גוריון.
  • 14.8.2017
Pomegranates season begins. Jerusalem.
עונת הרימונים מתחילה. ירושלים.
  • 13.8 2017
The Tower of David. Jerusalem.
מגדל דוד. ירושלים.
  • 12.8.2018
The dead sea is dying. Einot Tzukim.
ים המוות גוסס. עינות צוקים (עין פשחה).
  • 11.8.2017
The valley of Tze'elim. Judean desert.
נחל צאלים. מדבר יהודה.

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