Parshat Terumah 5780: The Mishkan; Its Meaning, and as Forerunner to the Beit Hamikdash

Shalom Friends;

This week, our Parshat HaShevua, Parsha Terumah is being co-sponsored by Avraham and Elana Lewis and family of Ramat Beit Shemesh dedicated to all subscribers to this Parshat HaShevua and by Yossie and Ester Sussman and family, also from Ramat Beit Shemesh dedicated l’zchut Deborah Ester bas Leah Pesha: May Hashem answer all her tefillot L’tovah. To the Lewis and Sussman families, many thanks for your sponsorship and for your continued kindnesses.

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Parshat Mishpatim 5780: Does Hashem Really Care About Exacting Placement of that Eruv Stake?

Shalom Friends;

This week, our Parshat HaShevua, Parsha Mishpatim is being sponsored by Baruch and Yaffa Swinkin and family of Ramat Beit Shemesh dedicated lilui nishmas for Baruch’s grandfather Micha’el ben Yaakov. To the Swinkin family, many thanks for your sponsorship and for your continued kindnesses.

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Parshat Yithro 5780: The Merit of Yithro

Shalom Friends;

This week, our Parshat HaShevua, Parsha Yithro is being sponsored by Jonathan and Debbie Sassen and family of Ramat Beit Shemesh dedicated to everyone who returns the s’forim that they use to the Shul’s shelves. To the Sassen family, many thanks for your sponsorship and for your continued kindnesses.

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Parshat Beshalach 5780: After Yetziyot Mitzrayim, After the Reed Sea; Why the Circuitous Route?

Shalom Friends;

This week, our Parshat HaShevua, Parsha Beshalach is being sponsored by R’ Moshe and Marla Braun (Moshe Braun – Fine Judaic Art) and family of Ramat Beit Shemesh in honor of Marla’s birthday on 14th Sh’vat. To the Braun family, many thanks for your sponsorship and for your continued kindnesses.

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Parshat Bo 5780: Moshe, Pharaoh and the Subtleties of Diplomacy

Shalom Friends;

This week, our Parshat HaShevua — Parshat Bo is being sponsored by Ayton and Ayelet Lefkowitz of Ramat Beit Shemesh dedicated Lilui Nishmas Ayton’s Grandmothers: Chana Michla bas Zeev Yitzchak and Miriam bas Avraham and his Grandfather Klonimus Yechezkel ben Yehuda. To Mishpochat Lefkowitz, many thanks for your sponsorship and your continued kindnesses.

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Parshat Va’era 5780: The Gyrations of Pharaoh’s Free Will and Possible Sequels Today?

Shalom Friends;

This week, I am personally dedicating Parshat HaShevua, Parsha Va’era Lilui Nishmas for HoRav Chaim Zev ben Avraham Aharon HaLevi (HoRav Chaim Zev Malinowitz, z”l who was niftar 23 Marcheshvan 5780).

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Parshat Shemos 5780: Pharaoh’s Blueprint for Persecution in Stages

Shalom Friends;

This week, our Parshat HaShevua — Parshat Shemos is being sponsored by Binyamin and Tracy Skriloff of Ramat Beit Shemesh dedicated for a Refuah Shleima for Binyamin’s Mother Chana Bat Sarah. To Mishpochat Skriloff, many thanks for your sponsorship, and your continued kindnesses.

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Parshat Vayechi 5780: “Yaakov is Alive” — Relevance in the Moment?

Shalom Friends;

This week, our Parshat HaShevua — Parshat Vayechi is being sponsored by Yitzchak and Leyla Gross of Wynnewood, PA to commemorate the Yarhtzeit of Yitzchak’s Mother: Chaya Yita Sarah Bat Aharon. To Mishpochat Gross, many thanks for your sponsorship, your kindnesses through the years in helping facilitate Sefer Torah recycling and for your continued kindnesses.

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Parshat Vayigash 5780: Possible Reasons Why Yosef Doesn’t Contact Yaakov and His Brothers

Shalom Friends;

This week, our Parshat HaShevua, Parsha Vayigash is being sponsored anonymously in honor of Avraham Sheffield for all of his wonderful service to the Aish Kodesh community. To the anonymous sponsor and family, blessings and many thanks for your sponsorship and for your continued kindnesses.

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Chanukah/Parshat Mikeitz/Rosh Chodesh 5780: Chanukah and the Eight Miracles of Yosef’s Life

Shalom Friends;

This week, our Chanukah/Parshat Mikeitz/Rosh Chodesh vort is being sponsored by Avraham and Miriam Deutsch and family of Efrat lilui nishmas for the yarhtzeit of Avraham’s Mother Sarah Reitza bat Tzion bat Avram Yaakov and to wish Kol Am Yisrael Chanukah Same’ach and Chodesh Tov! To the Deutsch family, many thanks for your sponsorship and your continued kindnesses.

Friends, you can celebrate a Simcha — a birth, a Bar/Bat Mitzvah, a Chassuna or other Simcha event in your life, or commemorate a Yahrtzeit of a loved one, or for whatever other reason by sponsoring a Parshat HaShevua. read more