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

Parashat Ki Tetze

  Parashat 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

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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

  • 22.2.2018
The #dormitionabbey #jerusalem 
#כנסייתהדורמציון  #ירושלים
  • 21.2.2018
The lobby of the #waldrofastoria hotel #jerusalem 
הלובי של מלון #וולדורףאסטוריה #ירושלים
  • 20.2.2018
The #forest comes back to life after last year fire #mounteitan the #judeanmountains #jnf
היער חוזר לחיים לאחר השריפה של השנה שעברה #הראיתן #הרייהודה #קקל
  • 19.2.2018
#snail #jerusalem 
#חילזון  #ירושלים
  • 18.2.2018
 #mamillamall #Jerusalem 
#ממילא #ירושלים
  • 17.2.2018
 #na'aura an Arab restaurant in #abugosh 
מסעדת #נעורה #אבוגוש
  • 16.2.2018
#muslimquarter #oldcity #Jerusalem 
#הרובעהמוסלמי ב #עירהעתיקה #ירושלים

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