Parashat Vaetchanan

Parashat Vaetchanan: Prayer and Pleading 

Life is not simple, and prayer is more than just pleading.

Dealing Wisely with Torah

In Parashat Vaetchanan, Moses "places" the Torah before the Israelites with a warning.

Baseless Love

How Tu B’Av, the “Jewish Valentine’s Day,” can prepare us for Yom Kippur.

Seeing Layers in the Ten Commandments

A video for Parashat Vaetchanan

Understanding Our Own Mortality

How the Ten Commandments finds meaning in the face of death.

Haftarah for Vaetchanan

Finally, some words of comfort for Jerusalem and its people.

Parashat Vaetchanan Quiz

Learn more about the weekly Torah portion.

Treatment of the Stranger

Our existential relationship to our ancestors and how we learn empathy.