October 4, 2023
October 4, 2023

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Shira Sedek

Articles by Shira Sedek

The Reflection of Sukkot

What are you going to take out of Sukkot? For one week, we will live in a home that has somewhere between two and a

The Songs of Bnei Yisrael

Is there a more perfect month for us to read parshat Haazinu? Hashem had asked Moshe and Yehoshua in parshat Vayelech to write a song

Preparing for Hashem

Since the month of Elul started, we have been waiting for both Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. Sephardim started Selichot a few weeks ago. Ashkenazim

 ‘But I Didn’t Know’

“But I didn’t know!” That famous line we hear from children, students, siblings and anyone looking for an excuse. In parshat Nitzavim, Moshe is teaching

 Choosing Hashem

Parshat Ki Tavo alludes to the fact that every day we have a choice to make. The third Torah portion says, on this day, we

When It Will Happen

When we read Parshat Shoftim, we should remember that hope is a necessity in life. In life, some things may take longer than expected, but

 Follow the Leader

This week’s parsha, Eikev, means to follow and in the first verse, it says when we follow Hashem and His Torah, then Hashem will show

A Pact With Us

In parshat Vaetchanan, Moshe reiterates events of the past and gives rebuke to Bnei Yisrael. While giving this final speech before he dies, he told

Ours, Yours and The Forefathers

In parshat Devarim, Moshe Rabbeinu (our rabbi) states, “Our God, your God and the God of the forefathers.” There is only one God, so why