Joshua
Joshua or Caleb: What Makes an Exceptional Leader?

Joshua or Caleb: What Makes an Exceptional Leader?

Eeny, meeny, miny, mo... How do YOU choose when you have a decision to make? Do you flip a coin? Sometimes it is hard to make trivial decisions. What about really important ones, like who will lead the Jews into the Promised Land? Twelve...

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How to Overcome the Tyranny of the Majority

How to Overcome the Tyranny of the Majority

Have you ever stood alone, finding yourself in the minority, uncomfortable with the positions and beliefs of those around you?  For most of the Jewish people’s history, this has been the status quo. Guided by the Torah, they usually found...

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The Portion of Pinchas

The Portion of Pinchas

Our portion picks up where last week’s left off, in the aftermath of a plague. Phineas is blessed by God for his actions and a new census of the people is taken. The brotherless daughters of Zelophehad appeal to Moses for a share in the...

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