Vertluch: Yom Kippur 5774

Rambam in hilchos teshuva, (perek aleph) asks how one says viduy (where one accepts and confesses they have sinned). He answers, we say ‘Ana...

Vertluch: Parshas Vayechi

In this weekspasha, Yaakov calls his children together and tries to informthem what will happen at the end of time. The pasukim continue on...

Vertlach: Parshas Vayigash

Parshas Vayigash relates the climax to one of the most well known episodes in our illustrious history-the story of Yosef revealing himself to his...

Vertluch: Parshas Tzav/Zachar

The minhag on Purim is that during the reading of the megilah, certain parts are read with a sad and cheerless tune; the same...

Vertluch: Parshas Ki Sisa

In the beginning of this week’s parsha the Torah tells us about the person appointed to spearhead the building of the Mishkan. The pasuk...

Vertluch: Parshas Eivek

Parshas Eikev starts off by stating that if we heed to the mitzvos of Hashem then we will be watched over and showed kindness...

Vertluch: Parshas Vayakhel

Betzalel made the Aron of acacia wood, two and a half cubits long, a cubit and a half wide, and a cubit and a...

Vertluch: Parshas Vayechi

When Yosef brought his children to Yaakov to receive the berachos, Yaakov told him ‘And now, your two sons who were born to you...

Vertluch: Parshas Tzav

אם על תודה יקריבנו (ז, יב) כל הקרבנות בטלין לעתיד לבוא חוץ מתודה (ויקרא רבה) ‘All korbanos will be annulled with the coming of Moshiach, except...

Vertluch: Parshas Eikev

And you should eat, be satisfied and bless Hashem your g-d. (8; 10) The gemarah in berachos asks: how do we know that one makes a beracha before he eats and not just...

Vertluch: Parshas Re’eh

‘You are children of the Lord, your God. You shall neither cut yourselves nor make any baldness between your eyes for the dead.’ (14;...

Vertluch: Achrei-Mos/Kedoshim

This weeks דבר תורה is לזכות רפואה שלימה ל-אברהם בייניש בן גאלדה שפרינצה. ולאה בת חנה And לזכר נשמת ר' אברהם בן שמחה זצ"ל ר' חיים בן...

Vertluch: Parshas Mishpatim

‘…and flesh in the field that has been torn you shall not eat; you shall throw it to the dog.’ (22; 30).   Rashi comments on...

Vertluch: Parshas Chukas

In this week’s parsha, we learn about the death of Miriam. At that time, the well that supplied klal Yisroel with water had dried...

Vertluch: Parshas Ki Sisa

In this weeks parsha we read about the sin of the Egel, a nadir in our illustrious and rich history Chazal tell us that...

Vertluch: Parshas Korach

In this weeks parsha Korach contests Moshe Rabbeinu as the leader of klal Yisroel and Aharon with his kehuna and as being the Nasi...

Vertlach: Chukas

This weeks דבר תורה  is לזכות רפואה שלימה ל-אברהם בייניש בן גאלדה שפרינצה. ולאה בת חנה And לזכר נשמת ר' אברהם בן שמחה זצ"ל ר' חיים בן...

Vertlach: Parshas Masei

We find in this weeks parsha that Hashem tells Moshe rabbeinu about the mitzvah of designating the arei miklat. An arei miklat is a refugee city for someone who killed another person accidentally. One lives there until the...

Vertluch: Parshas Noach

‘Noach was a righteous man, perfect in his generation.’ (6; 9) Rashi on the words ‘in his generation’ notes, that there are those who say...

Vertluch: Parshas Ki Seitzei

One of the prohibitions mentioned in this weeks Parsha is where the Torah disallows any of the Amonim or Moavim to intermarry within Klal...

Vertluch: Parshas Ki Seitzei

The parsha starts off by saying, ‘If you go out to war against your enemies, and Hashem, your God, will deliver him into your...

Vertluch: Parshas Ki Sisa

In this weeks parsha we read about the sin of the Egel,  a nadir in our illustrious and rich history  Chazal tell us that...

Vertluch: Parshas Korach

When one hears the name Korach they automatically associate it with machlokes. As we will I”YH read in this weeks parsha, Korach challenges Moshe...

Vertlach: Parshas Devarim

This weeks דבר תורה  is לזכות רפואה שלימה ל-אברהם בייניש בן גאלדה שפרינצה. ולאה בת חנה And לזכר נשמת ר' אברהם בן שמחה זצ"ל ר' חיים בן...

Vertluch: Parshas Yisro

In this weeks parsha the Torah describes the most monumental and important event of our storied history; the experience of matan Torah. Klal Yisroel...

Vertluch: Parshas Beshalach

It is five thirty in the morning, the alarm rings; within minutes you are off to shul ready to start your day. After you...

Vertluch: Parshas Pekudai

Parshas Pekudei is usually paired together with the previous weeks parsha, Vayahkel, as both parshiyos deal with the building of the Mishkan and the...

Vertlach: Parshas Vayishlach

As Yaakov was traveling and returning to his parent’s home, the pasuk tells us that he reached a river. The pasuk (32; 23-24) tells...

Vertluch: Parshas Vayishlach

When the Malachim returned to Yaakov, they gave him the grim report. Esav was advancing towards Yaakov with a frighteningly large army. He started...

Vertluch: Parshas Toldos

‘…and Esav despised the birthright.’ (25; 34) As the boys grew older, Yaakov took a liking to studying Torah while Esav enjoyed hunting through the...

Vertlach: Korach

This weeks דבר תורה  is לזכות רפואה שלימה ל-אברהם בייניש בן גאלדה שפרינצה. ולאה בת חנה And לזכר נשמת ר' אברהם בן שמחה זצ"ל ר' חיים בן...

Vertluch: Parshas Behar/Bechukosei

One of the mitzvos we find in this weeks parsha is the lo saseh of ribis. The pasuk says (25; 36) ‘You shall not...

Vertluch: Parshas Beshalach

The Gemara in Sota (13) states: ’come and look at how special mitzvos were to Moshe rabbeinu. All of klal Yisroel was busy collecting...

Vertluch: Parshas Behar

In this week’s parsha, the Torah speaks about the sin of ona’ah. The first pasuk (25; 14) speaks about not victimizing another person, while...

Vertlach: Shelach

This weeks דבר תורה is לזכות רפואה שלימה ל-אברהם בייניש בן גאלדה שפרינצה. ולאה בת חנה And לזכר נשמת ר' אברהם בן שמחה זצ"ל ר' חיים בן...

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