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15 Iyar — He Will Not Forsake The Righteous

It was on this day that Israel entered into the Wilderness of Sin and, according to tradition, it was also on this day that the matzah (unleavened bread) Israel had brought with them from the land of Egypt was exhausted. “And they journeyed from Elim, and all the...
Daily Bread — Saturday, May 11, 2024

Daily Bread — Saturday, May 11, 2024

If a man has a stubborn and rebellious son who will not obey the voice of his father or the voice of his mother, and who, when they have chastened him, will not heed them, then his father and his mother shall take hold of him and bring him out to the elders of his...

2 Iyar — The Sound of War

2 Iyar — The Sound of War

It was on this day that Solomon began construction of the Temple in Jerusalem. The Holy Temple was one of the most magnificent structures that existed in the ancient world. Though the wealth and treasure that went into the building of this Temple were vast, one of the...

Daily Bread — Friday, May 10, 2024

Daily Bread — Friday, May 10, 2024

If a man has two wives, one loved and the other unloved ...  and if the firstborn son is of her who is unloved, then it shall be, on the day he bequeaths his possessions to his sons, that he must not bestow firstborn status on the son of the loved wife in preference...

1 Iyar — Get Rid of Your Idols

1 Iyar — Get Rid of Your Idols

Today is the first day of the month of Iyar and it was on this day, according to tradition, that the first of the ten plagues to strike Egypt occurred. It is recorded in Exodus 7: Then the Lord spoke to Moses, “Say to Aaron, ‘Take your rod and stretch out your hand...

Daily Bread — Thursday, May 9, 2024

Daily Bread — Thursday, May 9, 2024

If you see among the captives a beautiful woman, and desire her and would take her for your wife, then you shall bring her home to your house, and she shall shave her head and trim her nails. (Deuteronomy 21:11-12) I realize we've dealt with some interesting verses...

30 Aviv — Our Daily Bread

30 Aviv — Our Daily Bread

Today is the final day of the month of Aviv and we are currently in the time of “counting the Omer.”  The word, עמר omer, is a unit of dry measure for things like grains and other dry commodities that was used in the era of the Sanctuary. It is estimated to be...

Daily Bread — Wednesday, May 8, 2024

Daily Bread — Wednesday, May 8, 2024

When you besiege a city for a long time, while making war against it to take it, you shall not destroy its trees by wielding an ax against them; if you can eat of them, do not cut them down to use in the siege, for the tree of the field is man’s food. (Deuteronomy...

29 Aviv — Our Sins Will Find Us Out

29 Aviv — Our Sins Will Find Us Out

It was on this day, in 1945, that U.S. forces under the command of General George S. Patton, Jr., liberated the concentration camp at Buchenwald and its 21,000 inmates. A few days later, the citizens of nearby Weimar were forced to march five miles to the camp and...

Daily Bread — Tuesday, May 7, 2024

Daily Bread — Tuesday, May 7, 2024

When you besiege a city for a long time, while making war against it to take it, you shall not destroy its trees by wielding an ax against them; if you can eat of them, do not cut them down to use in the siege, for the tree of the field is man’s food. (Deuteronomy...

28 Aviv — Spared From Disaster

28 Aviv — Spared From Disaster

It was on this day that the walls of Jericho fell down flat, as recorded in Joshua 6: “It came to pass on the seventh day that they rose early, about the dawning of the day, and marched around the city seven times in the same manner. On that day only they marched...

Daily Bread — Monday, May 6, 2024

Daily Bread — Monday, May 6, 2024

When you besiege a city for a long time, while making war against it to take it, you shall not destroy its trees by wielding an ax against them; if you can eat of them, do not cut them down to use in the siege, for the tree of the field is man’s food. (Deuteronomy...

27 Aviv — He Turns Our Mourning Into Joy

27 Aviv — He Turns Our Mourning Into Joy

It was on this day in 1951 that the Israeli Knesset passed a resolution proclaiming this day as Holocaust Remembrance Day, or in Hebrew, Yom Hashoah. This day commemorates the execution of six million Jews and the attempted extermination of all European Jews by...

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