Tazria
Teacher Title תקציר Course
Harav Yehuda Amital Nature and Brit Mila Sichot Roshei Yeshiva
Harav Yaakov Medan “Take Heed in the Plague of Tzara’at” Through an analysis of tzara’at throughout Tanakh, Rav Medan proposes three reasons one might be struck with it: challenging kohanim and other authorities, evil speech, or betrayal of the Jewish People. He then analyzes a poem by Rachel and a story by Agnon that relate to “tidings from a metzora,” and connects them to our contemporary reality in Israel. Sichot Roshei Yeshiva
Harav Mosheh Lichtenstein Renewal of the Covenant and the Question of the Nesi'ut The starting point of the haftara for Parashat ha-Chodesh, like that of many other haftarot, is subject to a difference in custom between Ashkenazim and Sefardim. Sichot Roshei Yeshiva
Harav Mosheh Lichtenstein “If a Woman Has Conceived Seed” The mitzva of circumcision relates to man within the context of the animal world but also above it. Sichot Roshei Yeshiva