Parsha at a Glance

Learn Chumash from Chumash with MERCAVA! MERCAVA CHUMASH Shazak Parsha Adventure begins here. PARSHA AT A GLANCE – a quick overview of the Parsha.    Click on the Mercava button above to LEARN CHUMASH FROM CHUMASH! BTW: Shazak constantly adds new features to each section, so visit often! All Judge Laws KIng laws Kohein Laws […]

Will the Real Prophet Stand up?

Puzzle SHAZAK Will the Real Prophet Stand up? From judges to kings, to Kohanim, to prophets. Prophecy…we wouldn’t be the Jewish people without it! The fact that HaShem gives special powers to special people is central to our faith. In fact, prophecy – the power to tell the future, and specifically the prophecy of Moshe […]

Arei Miklat – The Cities of Refuge… Again!

Puzzle SHAZAK Arei Miklat – The Cities of Refuge… Again! Back in the last Parsha of the Book of Bamidbar, called Masei, HaShem told Moshe about the special Mitzvah of Arei Miklat – Cities of Refuge. Now, it’s time for Moshe to relay this Mitzvah to Bnei Yisrael. Moshe instructed, “Set up six cities of […]

How to Win a War

Puzzle SHAZAK How to Win a War From judges to kings, to Kohanim, to prophets, to army leaders. To prepare Bnei Yisrael for war, Moshe turned to the future army – the Tzivos HaShem – the Army of HaShem: “You will soon enter the Land of Israel, and there will be war. A war against […]

You’re Dismissed!

INSIGHT: So Why Aren’t YOU Going to War? Puzzle SHAZAK You’re Dismissed! Moshe turned to the Kohanim. “I am appointing one Kohen, the Mashuach Milchamah (meaning, “appointed for war”), to give an encouraging speech before you go off to battle. “A pep-talk?” Call it what you want… a pep-talk, an inspirational-speech, a rallying cry, or […]

Bal Tashchis – The Torah Way

INSIGHT: Shocking Bal-Tashchis Facts! Puzzle SHAZAK Bal Tashchis – The Torah Way Moshe continued, with more war instructions. Surprisingly it’s all about trees! “When you go to war,” he said, “do not chop down any of the enemy’s fruit trees. That would be a waste of good, nutritious food. And anyway, what could trees have […]

Tune In Next Week

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Quizzer Junior

SHOFTIM | Junior | 9 Questions A Jewish court of law of 3 judges is called a… Shoftim (Judges) are never allowed to… Who was the first ever official king of Bnei Yisrael?  Who must have a Sefer Torah with him at all times? You know that someone is a false prophet if… Ir Miklat […]

Quizzer Challenge

SHOFTIM | Challenge | 14 Questions A Jewish court of law of 3 judges is called a… Shoftim (Judges) are never allowed to… How is a Jewish king chosen? Who was the first ever official king of Bnei Yisrael?  A Jewish king may have as many _____ he wants? Who must have a Sefer Torah […]