Tagged: Pinchas

Pinchas – Wonderwomen

In Parshat Pinchas we find a story about women. The five daughters of Tzelofechad approached Moses to petition him for their father’s portion in the Promised Land. The full Torah rules of inheritance had...

Pinchas – Carpe Diem

Pinchas, in a dramatic and uncharacteristic manner, brought a halt to the rising plague through a public act of violence. With a spear driven through the bodies of the prince of Shimon and the...

Pinchas – Immortality of Continuity

The Midrash states: Rabbi Tanchuma said, Whenever three individuals from consecutive generations (parent, child, grandchild) establish themselves as righteous people a covenant is established with that family and that bloodline with never cease. The...