Lekh Lekha
Teacher Title תקציר Course
Harav Aharon Lichtenstein Avraham the "Ivri" Sichot Roshei Yeshiva
Harav Aharon Lichtenstein The Uniqueness of Avraham The Amida prayer opens with a blessing of "Our God and God of our fathers; God of Avraham, God of Yitzchak, and God of Yaakov." Sichot Roshei Yeshiva
Harav Mosheh Lichtenstein Fear Not, for I am with You: The Haftara of Lekh Lekha The first three haftarot in the annual cycle of haftarot deal with redemption and with the promise of the future redemption of Israel. Sichot Roshei Yeshiva
Harav Mosheh Lichtenstein Lot – The Lapsed Idealist Was Lot saved by his own merit or by Avraham's? This question reflects the different trajectories a life can take after a period of youthful enthusiasm, and gives us food for thought about our own lives. Sichot Roshei Yeshiva
Harav Yaakov Medan The Covenant of Circumcision In Parashat Lekh Lekha, Avraham is commanded to circumcise himself. What is the significance of the act of circumcision, and why is it performed specifically on the eighth day? Why is the child's name given at the circumcision ceremony, and why is circumcision or the lack thereof deemed a sign of being a part of the Jewish People? Sichot Roshei Yeshiva