The Reason that the Torah Starts with Genesis (Breishit) and Not Exodus (Shmot) 12:2 According to Rashi

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Translation based on https://www.sefaria.org.il/Genesis.1.2?lang=he&aliyot=0&p2=Rashi_on_Genesis.1.1.1&lang2=en&w2=all&lang3=en The First Comment by Rashi on the Torah בראשית IN THE BEGINNING — Rabbi Isaac said: The Torah which is the Law book of Israel should have commenced with the verse (Exodus 12:2) “This month shall … Continued

An Agreement Should Be Made With the U.S.A. to Grant Jewish Prisoners the Option to Sit In Israeli Jails Instead of U.S.A. Jails

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Excerpt from Rabbi Yissachar S. Teichtal (H”YD) A Victim of the Holocaust, Explains Why Hashem Let It Happen Q: Does Jewish law obligate Jews to live in Israel, even before the arrival of the Messiah? A: Rabbi Yissachar Teichtal in … Continued

Chukat: Give Us Back The Occupied Territories Now! By Ariel Natan Pasko

Chukat: Give Us Back The Occupied Territories Now! By Ariel Natan Pasko This past week saw the economic component of Trump’s “Deal of the Century,”unveiled in Bahrain. Kushner presented the administration’s ideas on how to “economically rehabilitate” the “Palestinians,” nothing … Continued

3 Precious Gifts, and All of Them Were Given Only Through Sufferings. These are: The Torah, the Land of Israel and the World to Come.

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Talmud – Mas. Berachoth 5a as translated by https://halakhah.com/pdf/zeraim/Berachoth.pdfIt has been taught: R. Simeon b. Yohai says: The Holy One, blessed be He, gave Israel three precious gifts, and all of them were given only through sufferings. These are: The Torah, … Continued