What Is the Torah Portion?

How the Five Books of Moses are divided up into weekly portions.

Countering Destruction: Lessons from Noah

Today, perhaps the greatest risk of humans destroying the world comes not from those with the intent but from the collective, unintentional actions of billions.

The Instinct to Hoard

Even when times are tough, we still must give.

No Food, No Torah; No Torah, No Food

The curses in Bechukotai were actualized during the Holocaust.

The Torah

Five books of story, law, and poetry divided into 54 weekly portions.