Parasha Bereshit

Bereshit 5777

Parashat Bereshit October 28-29, 2016 – 27 Tishrei 5777 Annual (Genesis 1:1-6:8): Etz Hayim p. 3-34; Hertz p. 2-20 Triennial (Genesis 1:1-6:8): Etz Hayim p. 3-12; Hertz p. 2-6 Haftarah (Isaiah 42:5-43:10): Etz Hayim p. 35-40; Hertz p. 21-25 PDF_Bereshit_5777 Diagnosing the Human Condition Rabbi Mordechai Silverstein, CY Faculty (Talmud, Midrash, Halacha) Biblical scholars like […]

Parsha Bereshit 5776

27 Tishrei 5776 October 9-10, 2015 Annual: Genesis 1:1-6:8 Triennial: Genesis 5:1-6:8 Haftarah: Isaiah 42:5-43:10 Is Sin Built In? By Rabbi Daniel Goldfarb, CY Faculty It’s hard to know what God envisioned when beginning to write the Torah – perhaps an ode, expressing lyrically the artist’s excitement at completing Creation, a magnum opus indeed.  But […]