Parsha
 
The Weekly Aliyot of the Parsha A short summary of the Torah portion read in the Synagogue on Shabbat.
Moshiach in the Parsha This Torah reading begins by charging the Jews to fulfill the mitzvah of bikkurim, the first fruits, when they "come into Eretz [Yisrael]." A Jew...
Immediately Answered Prayers In the Torah portion of Chayei Sarah we read how Avraham sent his servant, Eliezer, to find a wife for Yitzchak. Arriving in Aram Naharayim...
Our Parsha - Chaye-Sarah Text of Parshah (Hebrew with English translation) - Parshas Chaye-Sarah.
The Name of the Parsha Chayei Sarah means "the life of sarah" - an inappropriate name, it would appear, for the passing of Sarah. How does this name reflect the theme of...
The Consummate Life of Sarah In this audio meditation, Rabbi Ginsburgh delves into the inner meaning of Sarah's most perfect and all-inclusive lifespan and the message that her...
The Traveler Among the followers of Rabbi Israel Baal Shem Tov, founder of the chassidic movement, was a Jew who worked the land in a small farming village near...
Moshiach in the Parsha In the account of how Avraham bought a burial place for Sarah from the children of Cheis, he bowed down twice before them. But the Midrash says...
A Discussion on Chayei-Sarah Weekly Lecture Presented by Rabbi Berel Bell.
The Last Word Some parents think that when a child reaches the age of 20, the obligations of parenthood end. The son or daughter is now a mature adult who can...
Children's Corner In this week's parshah, Chayei Sarah, we read that Yitzchak Avinu married Rivkah. Sarah Imeinu had passed away, and Yitzchak Avinu was still...
A Discussion on Miketz Weekly Lecture Presented by Rabbi Berel Bell.