Divrei Torah

Bereishit Language

B”H “Breishit language” Consider please the first sentence of the Torah: בְּרֵאשִׁ֖ית בָּרָ֣א אֱלֹהִ֑ים אֵ֥ת הַשָּׁמַ֖יִם וְאֵ֥ת הָאָֽרֶץ׃. There is an implied question asked: “Why does the Torah begin with the letter Bet in the word Breishit?” The Bet is ungrammatical. Correctly, it should read Reishit Bara Elokim et Hashamayim v’et Haaretz (“First G-d created … Continue reading