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What inspiration and learning might we find in this week’s Parsha (Torah Portion) about the issue of the hostages?

Are you a Jewish leader who has an opportunity to teach and inspire based on the weekly Torah portion? Shabbat is a time for reflection, learning and inspiration. How might Torah and the Jewish weekly time cycle help you keep the issue of hostages in the forefront of your community’s agenda? Each week, come here to download the Parsha Page which provides access points and action items connected to this week’s Parsha. Use this as a foundation and inspiration for writing and delivering your own personalized Dvar Torah.

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Vayeshev, from the Parsha Posters book by Hillel Smith
These materials were developed in partnership with the students and faculty of the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies.

Dedicate this activity in honor of

Joshua Loitu Mollel Z״L 21

Joshua was a Tanzanian student who came to Israel to study agriculture. He was murdered and his body was taken hostage by Hamas.

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