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Vayelech: The Good, The Bad, & The Beautiful ~ Tzvi Abrahams

Tzvi Abrahams

Founding Editor at Veromemanu
Rabbi Tzvi Abrahams was raised in The United Kingdom, and emigrated to Israel where he received his Rabbinical ordination. He recently published the book Root Connections In The Torah, and lectures on the beautiful connections of Biblical Hebrew root words. Tzvi lives in Zichron Yaakov, Israel with his wife, children and their friendly dog.

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Tzvi Abrahams

Parshas וַיֵלֶך The Good, the Bad, and the Beautiful רָעָה: evil, bad רוֹעֶה: shepherd מַרְעֶה: pasture תְּרוּעָה: teruah, sound of the shofar רֵעַ: friend, companion רַעְיוֹן: idea הָרִיעוּ לַה': singing to Hashem, calling out to Hashem רָעָה וְאָנֹכִי הַסְתֵּר אַסְתִּיר פָּנַי בַּיּוֹם הַהוּא עַל כָּל הָרָעָה אֲשֶׁר עָשָׂה כִּי פָנָה אֶל אֱלֹהִים אֲחֵרִים And I … Continue reading Vayelech: The Good, The Bad, & The Beautiful ~ Tzvi Abrahams

Vayelech: Eternal and Internal Strength ~ Yehoshua Steinberg

Yehoshua (Jeremy) Steinberg

Founding Director, Editor-In-Chief at Veromemanu
Yehoshua (Jeremy) Steinberg is the Founding Director and Editor-in-chief of Veromemanu and it' website BiblicalHebrewEtymology.com.

Yehoshua is a retired U.S. Army Chaplain and currently lives in Israel with his wife and children.

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Yehoshua (Jeremy) Steinberg

There are at least fifteen words for "strength" in Biblical Hebrew, but one of them, the root אמץ, is repeated in this week's portion more than any other. In this article, we examine the depth of this three-letter root by comparing it to other roots containing identical two-letter string מ-צ, and attempting to understand its unique place in the wide array of words bearing a similar general meaning.

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