Deuteronomy 11:26-16:17


In this Torah portion, Moses tells the Israelites that if they worship idols, they will be punished. Moses explains the laws of kosher food, and he details the three pilgrimage festivals: Passover, Shavuot, and Sukkot.

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kosher meat
Moses explains the laws of kosher meat.

Text Studies

Social Action and Environmentalism

Restoring Wealth & Dignity
Rabbi Howard Alpert, Hillel
Seeds of Peace
Rachel Farbiarz, AJWS
Seeing is Believing
Rabbi Stephen Karol, Union for Reform Judaism
Lessons for Former Slaves
Rabbi Dorothy Richman, AJWS
Dealing With Poverty
Alon Ferency, AJWS
Liberation & Compassion
Aliza Mazor,
Time to Clean Up
Rabbi Akiva Wolff, Canfei Nesharim

From the Denominations

Pluralism and Outreach

Be Yourself
Rabbi Bradley Artson, American Jewish Unversity
It’s in the Blood
Rabbi Joseph Telushkin, CLAL
Traditions & Counter-Traditions
Rabbi Joshua Heller, JTS
Open Your Eyes and See
Rabbi Kerry Olitzky, Jewish Outreach Institute
  Resolution Through Repentance
Danya Hayden, UJA-Federation of New York
The Purpose of Kashrut
Rabbi Ruth Sohn, Women of Reform Judaism


Parashat Re’eh Quiz
Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies
Parashat Re’eh Challah
Julie Seltzer
Parashat Re’eh for Families
Torah Topics for Families

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