We continue the Three Weeks between fast days (see articles #3-4) leading up to Tisha b'Av, commemorating the destruction of the Holy Temples in Jerusalem.
The last three articles are for the double weekly reading, — from the Matot, from Masei, and the story, which is highly relevant to both this week's Reading, Maasai, and next week's, Devorim.
The first two articles are from and about the eminent 15th century Tzefat Kabbalist and scholar, Rabbi Moshe Cordovero ("the RAMAK")