Rabbi Bergman currently serves as the Rabbi at Kehilat Ohr Tzion. Previously he was the community rabbi at The Stony Brook Hebrew Congregation.
Prior to that, he lived in Israel where he was ordained on the campus of Yeshivat Machana’im (formerly “Hamivtar”) in Gush Etzion. with Jewish communities.
This week’s parsha elucidates some of the laws relating to theft and compensation. Yet the Torah has many layers
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