Deuteronomy 1:1-3:22


We Also Recommend

In this Torah portion, Moses recounts the Israelites’ episodes from their 40 years in the wilderness. Moses encourages the Israelites in their upcoming conquest of the land of Canaan.

Click here for a summary of D’varim
Click here for a summary of the Haftarah
for D’varim

Moses recounts the Israelites time in the wilderness.

Text Studies

Social Action and Environmentalism

My Killer, My Brother
Rabbi Avi Weinstein, Hillel
Tzedek vs. Tzedakah
Adina Gerver, AJWS
Words of Admonition
Rabbi Jordan Cohen, KOLEL
How the Israelite Nation Was Raised
Rabbi James Jacobson-Maisels, AJWS
What Makes the Land Holy?
Rabbi Fred Greene, Union for Reform Judaism
From Reaction to Action
Sarah Margles, AJWS
Where Are We Now?
Rabbi James Michaels, socialaction.com
Belonging to the Land
Rabbi Matthew Mausner, Canfei Nesharim

From the Denominations

Pluralism and Outreach

Rebukes & Responses
Rabbi Bradley Artson, American Jewish Unversity
Moses Rewrites History
Ellen Frankel, Women of Reform Judaism
Love & Land
Rabbi Ari Jacobson, Orthodox Union
On History & Memory
Rabbi Kerry Olitzky, Jewish Outreach Initiative
Attributes of a Leader
Rabbi Lewis Warshauer, JTS
Perceptions of Justice
Rabbi Joseph Telushkin, CLAL
Gentle Rebuke Can Lead to Return
Yael Bronner, UJA-Federation of New York

Family and Fun

Parashat D’varim for Families
Torah Topics for Today
Parashat D’varim Quiz
Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies
Parashat D’varim Challah
Julie Seltzer

Return to the index of weekly Torah portions.

Did you like this article? MyJewishLearning is a not-for-profit organization.

Please consider making a donation today.

Note: The opinions expressed here are the personal views of the author. All comments on MyJewishLearning.com are moderated. Any comment that is offensive or inappropriate will be removed. Privacy Policy