Themes and Ideas in the Haftara, by Harav Mosheh Lichtenstein

Filename Title Size
00haftara.htm General Introduction 35 KB
01bhaftara.htm Machar Chodesh 35 KB
01haftara.htm Bereishit: Redemption as Creation 41 KB
02haftara.htm Noach: The Difference Between "Roni Akara" and "Aniya So'ara" 48 KB
03haftara.htm Lekh Lekha: Fear Not For I Am With You 58 KB
04haftara.htm Vayera: "He Is A Holy Man of God" 63 KB
05haftara.htm Chaye Sara: The Difference Between Individual Style and Common Values 57 KB
06haftara.htm

Toldot: "Rejoice With Trembling"

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07haftara.htm

Vayetze: "He Is Faithful With Holy Ones"

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08haftara.htm Vayishlach: Esav As Brother, Esav As Other 40 KB
09chanuka1.htm Shabbat Chanuka 70 KB
09haftara.htm Vayeshev: "Because They Sold The Righteous For Silver"  45 KB
10chanuka2.htm The Second Shabbat of Chanuka 48 KB
11vayigash.htm Vayigash: The Unity of Israel 43 KB
12vayechi.htm Vayechi: Double Danger  48 KB
13shemot.htm Shemot: Idolatry and Hedonism  50 KB
14vaera.htm Vayera: "And They Shall Know That I Am The Lord" - The Seven Plagues in Parashat Vaera  41 KB
15bo.htm Bo: The Destruction of the Egyptian Kingdom The Difference Between Vaera and Bo  33 KB
16beshalach.htm Beshalach: The Blessed Volunteers 37 KB
17yitro.htm Yitro: Nothing is Nearer than Him  46 KB
18mishpatim.htm Slavery: The Haftarn of Mishpatim  46 KB
18shekalim.htm Parashat Shekalim: An Egalitarian Obligatory Contribution 46 KB
19teruma.htm Teruma: The Mishkan of God and the Mikdash of Shelomo  36 KB
20zakhor.htm Parashat Zakhor: Shaul and Amalek 44 KB
21para.htm Parashat Para: On Sin and Redemption 55 KB
20tetzaveh.htm Tetzaveh - Sanctity in the Mikdash 55 KB
21kitisa.htm Ki Tisa - Eliyahu on Mount Carmel 55 KB
22vayakhel.htm Parashat Vayakhel 55 KB
23pekudei.htm Parashat Pekudei 55 KB
22hachodesh.htm Parashat Hachodesh: Renewal of the Covenant and the Question of the Nesi'ut  40 KB
24vayikra.htm Vayikra: "I Have Formed You; You Are My Servant"  43 KB
25shir-ha-shirim.htm Shabbat Chol Ha-Mo'ed Pesach:  Shir Ha-Shirim 66 KB
25tzav.htm Tzav - Shabbat Hagadol: "The Gread and Dreadful Day of the Lord 42 KB
26shemini.htm

Shemini: Walking Between Fire and Snow

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27tazria-metzora.htm Tazria - Metzora  40 KB
29-67acharei-kedoshim.htm Acharei Mot - Kedoshim: "And I Will Bring Back the Captivity of My People of Israel"  42 KB
31-67emor.htm Emor: Renewal of Relations 40 KB
32behar-bechuk.htm Behar - Bechukotai:  Nothing Happens By Chance 37 KB
34bamidbar.htm Bamidbar:  The Crisis and the Consolation 39 KB
35shavuot.htm The Marriage of Israel and the Holy One, Blessed Be He  39 KB
36naso.htm Naso: The Naziriteship of Shimshon  39 KB
37behaal.htm Beha'alotekha: Anticipating Trouble with its Remedy  57 KB
38shelach.htm Shelach: The Character of Rachav  41 KB
39korach.htm Korach  38 KB
40chukat.htm Chukat: The Right Man at the Wrong Time 34 KB
41balak.htm Balak: What Does the Lord Require of You  35 KB
42pinchas.htm Pinchas: Yirmiyahu and Moshe - Two Models of Prophecy  56 KB
43matot-masei.htm Matot - Masei: Complemantary Reproaches  39 KB
44devarim.htm Devarim: Shabbat Chazon  42 KB
45vaetchanan.htm Vaetchanan: Shabbat Nachamu  51 KB
46ekev.htm Ekev: The Difference Between Nachamu and and the Haftara for Parashat Ekev  53 KB
47reeh.htm

Re'eh: "O You Afflicted, Tossed with Tempest, Not Comforted" 

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48shoftim.htm Shoftim  45 KB
49kitetze.htm Ki Tetze 33 KB
50kitavo.htm Ki Tavo 53 KB
51nitzavim.htm Nitzavim - Vayelekh  33 KB
52roshashana.htm The First Day of Rosh Hashana  64 KB
53roshashana.htm The Second Day of Rosh Hashana  30 KB
54shuva.htm Shabbat Shuva  62 KB
55vezot.htm VeZot HaBerakha  53 KB
56chol-hamoed-sukkot.htm The War of Gog and Magog 53 KB