Weekly Wisdom

Lech Lecha

This week’s portion is called Lech Lecha (לך לך), which means – go away. What is the story here? The story is that after Abraham had acquired all the nice things through his hard work, he was finally settling down. But God told him, now it’s time to get up, leave behind all what you […]


This week we start the portion of Noach – the story of the Ark and the Flood. Interesting story, but there is something deeper. The word Noach, in Hebrew, is not just a name of a person. It also means “comfort”. It is made of two letters only (נח). But if you change the order […]