Dvarim (Words)

Deuteronomy 1:1 These are the words which Moses spoke to all Israel on this side of the Jordan in the wilderness, in the plain across from the Red Sea, between Paran and Tophel and Laban and Hazeroth and Dizahab. C-MATS Question: When does the Book of Deuteronomy take place? The events in the book of Deuteronomy take place within the …

Pinchas (Phinehas)

Numbers 25:10 And יהוה spoke to Moses saying, 11 Phinehas, the son of Eleazar, the son of Aaron the priest, has turned away את־ My wrath from the Children of Israel, because while he was zealous for את־ My sake among them, so I did not consume את־ Children of Israel in My jealousy. C-MATS Question: How did Phinehas turn …

Balak, King of Moab

Numbers 22:2 Now saw Balak, the son of Zippor, את all that Israel had done to the Amorites. 3 Moab was very afraid of the people, because there were so many of them: Moab was overcome with stress, because of the Children of Israel. 4 Moab said to the elders of Midian, Now shall lick up (consume us), this company …

Hukkat (Regulation)

Numbers 20:11 And lifted up Moses את־ his hand and he struck את־ the Rock with his staff twice: and the water came out abundantly and the congregation and their animals drank the water. Question: What does את־ the Rock symbolize in verse 11? Concerning the את Rock which Moses struck…as the water came forth it was symbolic of את …