Pinchas (Numbers 25:10 – 30:1)

Posted on Jul 15, 2012

7.7.2012 Torah Portion: Pinchas Ricky reveals some of the key characteristics of Pinchas (Phineas) and his act of spearing his brother with his Midyanite date.

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Balak (Numbers 22:2 – 25:9)

Posted on Jul 11, 2012

07.07.2012 This week’s Torah portion, Balak. Rabbi Paul Falk presents an in-depth look at the differences between the Moabites and the Midyanites who joined together to destroy Israel by the enticement of Balak, King of the Moabites. Balak also hired the prophet Balaam to curse Israel, and yet, the Midyanites were completely destroyed. WHY?

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Korach (Numbers 16:1-18:32)

Posted on Jun 24, 2012

6.23.2012 Rabbi Paul Falk Rabbi examines the rebellion of Korach as a crime scene and looks to piece together all the clues to find out what caused such destruction.

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Nasso (Numbers 4:21-7:89)

Posted on Jun 6, 2012

6.2.2012 Rabbi Paul Falk Rabbi delves into the Nazarite Vow and how it compares to being a Levite or Priest. He then looks to Paul to see if this vow is employed.

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