Tag Archives: shem mishmuel

Parsha Vaiera – Praying in a city of idols

The Shem MiShmuel discusses a strange discrepancy in the Torah portion. Why does Moshe have to go outside of the city to pray for the plague of hail to stop?…

Why is the Torah finished on Simchat Torah?

From Rabbi Eliezer Kwass, the master teacher from Yeshivat Darchei Noam in Yerusahalayim (aka Shapells). The Shem Mishmuel on Vezot Habrakha Hagaon Rav Shmuel Bornstein on Parshat Vezot Habrakha (from…