Parashah Roundup: Yisro 5772

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by Steve Brizel

  • Rav Soloveitchik ZL discusses the Aseres HaDibros: link 1 (audio), link 2 (audio), link 3 (audio), link 4 (audio), link 5 (audio), link 6 (audio) and the appointment of judges: link 7 (audio), link 8 (audio)
  • R Ahron soloveitchik Zl discusses the Parshiyos of Bshalach and Yisro: link 1 (audio), link 2 (audio)
  • R  Berel Wein discusses the proper treatment of a convert: link
  • R Yissocher Frand underscores how we should all remember our roots and those who helped us overcome adversities in life: link
  • The Nesivos Shalom ZL and R Aryeh Leibowitz  examine the reasons why Yisro sought to become a convert: link 1, link 2 (audio)
  • R Yitzchak Etshalom explores the meaning of Mamleches Kohanim, Goy Kadosh and Am Segulah: link (PDF)
  • R Ezra Bick discusses the epilogue to the Aseres HaDibros: link
  • R Hershel Schachter explains why Talmud Torah is a means of directly interacting with HaShem: link, and suggests in the name of Rav Soloveitchik ZL, why a glass is broken at a Chasunah: link
  • R Dovid Gottlieb discusses the important elements of intellectual curiousity and the search for truth as exemplified by Yisro: link (audio), whether belief in HaShem is a mitzvah: link 2 (audio), link 3 (audio)
  • R Michael Rosensweig explains why Lo Sachmod is the perfect  culmination of the Aseres HaDibros: link, and Drishas Elokim: link (audio)
  • Mrs. Atara Eis discusses Drishas Elokim through the momentous and the mundane: link (audio)
  • R Asher Weiss discusses various Halachic and Hashkafic  issues relating to the Aseres HaDibros: link (audio)
  • R Mayer Twersky suggests how we can encounter Kedusha on a daily basis: link
  • R Avishai David analyzes two different ways of receiving the Torah: link (audio)
  • R Sir Jonathan Sacks discusses various customs with respect to  the recitation of the Aseres HaDibros in our daily Tefilos: link (PDF)
  • R Asher Brander discusses the unique nature of the mitzvah of Kibud Av Vaem: link
  • R Baruch Simon explores different means of implementing Zrizus in our daily lives: link (audio)
  • R Yonasan Sacks discusses standing for Krias HaTorah and Dinim  before and after Matan Torah: link (audio)
  • R Elchanan Adler explores the commentary of the Ramban on Parshiyos Yisro and Mishpatim: link (audio)
  • R Azarya Berzon  discusses Shimush Talmidei Chachamim, the various roles of Moshe Rabbeinu, and Kabalas HaTorah, as viewed from the past, present and future: link 1 (audio), link 2 (audio), and Ramban on the Mitzvah of Zacor Es Yom HaShabbos Lkadsho: link 3 (audio)
  • R Avigdor Nevenzal discusses how we can achieve true unity: link (audio)
  • R Larry Rothwachs discusses the Mitzvah of remembering Maamad Har Sinai: link (audio)
  • Mrs. Shira Smiles discusses various aspects of TuBeShvat: link (audio)
  • Post Super Bowl Supplement

  • For those who missed the game, the following half time link sets forth the positive midos associated with successful athletic teams and the importance of good health and physical exercise: link
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