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Dvar Torah for Yisro 7th Aliyah

Dvar Torah for Yisro 7th Aliyah

The pasuk says, “If you make for Me an altar of stones, you shall not build them of hewn stones [stones cut by metal]” (20:22). Rashi quotes Rabbi Yishmael, who explains that this “if” is one of...

Dvar Torah for Yisro 7th Aliyah

Dvar Torah for Yisro 6th Aliyah

Of the Ten Commandments that G-d proclaims to the Jewish people, honoring your father and your mother is the only one that includes the apparent reward of a lengthened life (20:12). Why would this...

Dvar Torah for Yisro 7th Aliyah

Dvar Torah for Yisro 5th Aliyah

The Jewish people accepted all of G-d’s commandments and were ready to receive the Torah. After three days of preparation, the people assembled at Har Sinai. The Midrash reveals that the Jews slept...

Dvar Torah for Yisro 7th Aliyah

Dvar Torah for Yisro 4th Aliyah

Parashas Yisro is the first time we are introduced to the Ten Commandments, often overshadowing other important messages conveyed in our parashah. One such message can be found when the Torah...

Dvar Torah for Yisro 7th Aliyah

Dvar Torah for Yisro 3rd Aliyah

Moshe accepts Yisro’s suggestions for a scalable judicial system and chooses leaders to serve as judges. Those appointed would judge all cases and bring only the difficult cases to Moshe to handle....

Dvar Torah for Yisro 7th Aliyah

Dvar Torah for Yisro 2nd Aliyah

Parashas Yisro chronicles Moshe’s father-in-law’s visit. As Yisro observed Moshe sitting and rendering judgments for the people all day, he realized that the process was bad for the people and Moshe...

Dvar Torah for Yisro 7th Aliyah

Dvar Torah for Yisro 1st Aliyah

Moshe’s father-in-law, Yisro, hears of all the wonderful things that G-d has done for the Jews and brings Moshe’s wife and sons to meet Moshe in the desert. The Torah tells us that when Yisro...