Weekly Torah Portion
 
The Weekly Aliyot of the Parsha A short summary of the Torah portion read in the Synagogue on Shabbat.
Blessed Waters The Midrash states: “At the very beginning of the world’s creation, G-d’s praise came solely from the waters…. When the generation of the Flood...
Our Parsha - Noach Text of Parshah (Hebrew with English translation) - Parshas Noach.
The Name of the Parsha The Midrash asks: “Why Noach’s name written twice, when once would have sufficed?” “Because,” answers the Midrash, “Noach (נח) (can be...
Second Thoughts It is known that Rabbi Menachem Nachum of Chernobel was very poor and forever hard pressed to feed his household. One day a chassid came and...
Noah's Ark and the Gift of Cosmic Speech In this audio lecture, Rabbi Ginsburgh explains how Noah's microcosmic ark parallels the macrocosmic spoken word, outlining how we can use our...
Moshiach in the Parsha The Zohar (I:117a) reads this verse as an allusion for the following: "After six hundred years of the sixth thousand (5600), corresponding to the ...
A Discussion on Noach Weekly Lecture Presented by Rabbi Berel Bell.
A Case Is Referred To Lubavitch In 1857, a fire destroyed much of the town of Lubavitch, including the synagogue and study hall of the then Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem ...
Praying for Others Our Sages relate that Noach did not pray for the welfare of humanity before the Flood, unlike Moshe who prayed for the welfare of those who made ...
Children's Corner The recess bell rang and the 5th grade boys rushed out of the classroom. They wanted to continue the ball game that they had begun during the ...