Question: Was Korach amongst the Erev Rav? Answer: Korach was not part of the Erev Rav. The Erev Rav were gentiles that decided to become part of klal Yisroel when… Read more »
Category: Bible study questions – Tanach
Question: Where it is written in the Torah that Moshe said, “Do not listen to the false prophet!” Answer: Deuteronomy 13-4.
Question: In Esther 2-3, Is maiden referring to age, marriage status, or virginity? Were the maidens in the first house also virgins? Were married women also taken to the king?… Read more »
Question: I have an interesting question on parshas shemos. How was Yocheved allowed to accept the offer of money from Bas Paroh to nurse her own child. It seems pretty… Read more »
Question: Please see Bereishis 49:4,5 Why is Reuven addressed in the 2nd person and Shimon and Leivi in the 3rd person? Answer: This is a good question. A possible answer… Read more »
Question: In the following verses: 20 And Samuel brought all the tribes of Israel near, and the tribe of Benjamin was taken. כוַיַּקְרֵב שְׁמוּאֵל אֵת כָּל שִׁבְטֵי יִשְׂרָאֵל וַיִּלָּכֵד שֵׁבֶט… Read more »
Question: Why does Binyamain’s name sometimes have 2 yuds and sometimes 1? Answer: See Rashi Bereishis 35-18 that Binyomin was called Ben –yomin, to signify that he was born in… Read more »