Parashat Devarim

Parashat Devarim: Anticipatory Grief

This week’s Torah portion, Devarim, is always read on the Shabbat prior to Tisha B’Av, the fast day commemorating the ...

Culture and Counterculture

Are the giants described in Parashat Devarim primitive foes to be vanquished or a compelling culture to be resisted?

Is Moses Telling ‘Fake News’?

The line between “interpretation” and “alteration” isn’t always clear.

What Does It Mean to Have Faith?

A video for Parashat Devarim.

Moses Rewrites History

Why does Moses change his story as he retells it at the end of his life?

Haftarah for Devarim

Isaiah charges the people with rebellion against God.

Parashat Devarim Quiz

Learn more about the weekly Torah portion.

Tzedek vs. Tzedakah: Justice vs. Charity

Both are about righting the wrongs that are all too pervasive in our world.