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Rabbi Brovender Podcast on Parshat Behukotai

Listen below to this recorded shiur by Rabbi Brovender on Parshat Behar (see below). The actual shiur starts at the 3:00 mark… This week Rabbi Brovender discuses the first pasuk of the parsha, which has three verbs. How are the three different? Learn the Rashi and a major question brought up by what Rashi says. Then see a […]

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Rabbi Brovender Podcast on Parshat Behar

Listen below to this recorded shiur by Rabbi Brovender on Parshat Behar (see below). This week Rabbi Brovender asks the question, what does the parsha -and particularly shemitta, have to do specifically with Har Sinai. Wasn’t everything known at Har Sinai? After learning the Rashi on the matter he delves into a piece from the Pri Tzadik by […]

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The Role of Symmetry in Creation

By Dr. Jeremy Schnittman There is an interesting and important idea within Judaism that there is a symmetry throughout creation which at its core reflects the unity of God. It can best be exemplified by the famous midrash explaining humanity through the great variety of Adam’s descendants. The midrash states: “For if a man mints many […]

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Rabbi Brovender Podcast on Parshat Emor

Listen below to this recorded shiur by Rabbi Brovender on Parshat Emor (see below). This week Rabbi Brovender discusses the story of a Jewish man who -‘Vayetze,’ -he went out from some place and cursed God but why is it written as it is and why all the extra information? What does Rashi and the Ramban say and learn […]

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