Feb 23, 2016
Parshat Ki Tisa - From the Egel to the Second Luchot, written by Rav Yair Kahn
Unlike the sin of the spies, the sin of the golden calf was largely forgiven. What was the reason for this change in God's approach to our sins, and how can we apply this dichotomy to other points in the history of the people of Israel?
Feb 15, 2016
Parshat Tetzaveh - The Korban Tamid: A Continuous Beginning, shiur written by Rav Yair Kahn
What is the dual symbolism of the korban tamid, and what can this teach us about man's continuous daily encounter with God?
Feb 10, 2016
Parshat Teruma - The Mishkan and the Tent, written by Harav Yaakov Medan
What can examining the respective roles of the Mishkan and the tent covering it teach us about the dual nature of the people of Israel's relationship with God?.
Feb 3, 2016
Parshat Mishpatim - Murdering with Guile, written by Harav Yaakov Medan
What is the meaning of the unique fate the Torah assigns to the person who murders with guile, and how does the Tanakh's account of Yoav and his punishment fit this model?