In this Sidra we read of the confrontation between Balak, the King of Moab, and the children of Israel who wished to pass through Moab on the way…
Rabbi Marcus – Devarim
This Shabbat we begin reading the 5th book of the Torah, Deuteronomy/Devarim.
It is principally made up of three farewell addresses by Moses to the People of Israel prior to his passing where he reviews the history of the history of the nation.
Rabbi Marcus also mentions why this Shabbat is known as Shabbat Chazon, the Shabbat of Vision.