Articles By Rabbi Avraham Fischer

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    Rabbi Avraham Fischer

    Avraham Fischer is a rabbi at Darche Noam Institutions.


    • MJL Author Article 10

      Remember Your Rock, Your Creator

      Moshe poetically reminds the Children of Israel of the importance of remembering God who created them.

    • MJL Author Article 11

      Compassionate Conquest

      The war against Midian teaches that when Israel does fight wars, they must fight with compassion and a minimum of casualties.

    • MJL Author Article 12

      Sanctifiers Of Time

      The commandment to proclaim the festivals includes concepts of communal responsibility and imitating God.

    • MJL Author Article 13

      Brothers Bringing Redemption

      Moses and Aaron play complementary roles in communicating God's message of redemption to both the Children of Israel and to Pharaoh.

    • MJL Author Article 14

      And Your Camp(s) Shall Be Holy

      The laws regarding the purity of the Tabernacle and the purity of military camps remind us to ensure the sanctity of all of our dwelling places.

    • MJL Author Article 15

      The Service Of Song

      The duty of the Levites to accompany the Tabernacle service with music and song reminds us to serve God with joy.

    • MJL Author Article 16

      The Role Of The Elders

      Several commentators discuss the relationship of the elders to the priests, the people, Moses, and God.

    • MJL Author Article 17

      Living With Threat

      Yaakov sends Esav the message that despite having lived with Lavan, he has managed to keep the commandments and learned to stand up to powerful figures.

    • MJL Author Article 18

      The Limits Of Power And Conquest

      The book of Numbers, full of bloodshed and division, ends with a call for unity and a discussion of the sanctity of life.

    • MJL Author Article 19

      Stubbornness And Chance

      The two interpretations of the word keri illustrate different understandings of the reasons for the punishments listed in parashat B'hukotai.


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