Yisro – The Magnitude Of Torah Learning

Yisro – The Magnitude Of Torah Learning

The Nefesh Ha`Chaim (ד ל) explains that Torah is more holy and more luminescent than all of the Mitzvos put together. This is because its source is higher up in the heavens than all of the Mitzvos.    The wonders of the Torah are not reserved for Rabbis. Chazal...
Yisro – Are you cut out for learning Torah?

Yisro – Are you cut out for learning Torah?

Chazal praise Yisro for providing a great solution.   It would seem like a very simple solution, not requiring  great wisdom. Why then do Chazal praise his advice?   It seems that while Moshe Rabeinu himself perhaps could have managed with the heavy...
Hashem Will Do Battle For You

Hashem Will Do Battle For You

The Yalkut Shimoni explains that Moshe Rabeinu’s statement, “Hashem will do battle for you”, was not only referring to that point in time at the Yam Suf, but rather Hashem will fight for us forever.    The Meshech Chochma adds, that Klal Yisrael at...