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Dvar Torah for Terumah 7th Aliyah

Dvar Torah for Terumah 7th Aliyah

The courtyard of the Mishkan was enclosed by white mesh linen curtains that included six-ply thread (27:9). Since one of the materials to be used is called “shesh” (literally meaning six), it seems...

Dvar Torah for Terumah 7th Aliyah

Dvar Torah for Terumah 6th Aliyah

G-d’s instructions for the building of the Mizbeiach (altar) dictate which materials to use, that the dimensions be equal on every side, and that the Mizbeiach be square (27:1). What is the...

Dvar Torah for Terumah 7th Aliyah

Dvar Torah for Terumah 5th Aliyah

We read about the placement of the various items used in the Mishkan. When describing the placement of all the items, the Torah tells us that “the Menorah [is to be placed] opposite the Shulchan”...

Dvar Torah for Terumah 7th Aliyah

Dvar Torah for Terumah 4th Aliyah

When describing the material and process of creating the Mishkan, G-d instructs us to “make the planks of acacia wood, upright” (26:15). Why does G-d specify the type of wood to use, and what does...

Dvar Torah for Terumah 7th Aliyah

Dvar Torah for Terumah 3rd Aliyah

The Torah details the intricate instructions for building the Mishkan, complete with utensils used for His service. Two of the items, however, were to be sculpted of one piece of gold: The Keruvim...

Dvar Torah for Terumah 7th Aliyah

Dvar Torah for Terumah 2nd Aliyah

In His instructions for the building of the Mishkan, G-d tells us that both the Aron (an Ark that housed the tablets) and the Shulchan (the table that housed the twelve weekly loaves of bread) shall...

Dvar Torah for Terumah 7th Aliyah

Dvar Torah for Terumah 1st Aliyah

Parashas Terumah begins the detailed account of how the Jews were to construct the Mishkan (Tabernacle), the temporary structure that would house G-d’s Presence throughout their travels. The details...