Rabbi Mara Young

Distracted by Blessing

D'Var Torah By: Rabbi Vered L. Harris

June 21, 2017
In this week’s Torah portion, Balak, the king of Moab, Balak, is afraid that the Israelites’ encampment will ravish his land. He seeks to have a diviner named Balaam curse the Israelites. But God turns the curses to blessings.