April 19th is a special weekend. The weekend marks not only the beginning of our Passover holidays but also for Christians around the world it marks Good Friday and Easter Sunday. The fact that these two holidays are celebrated on the same weekend provides multiple opportunities for people of good will to explore ways to… View Article
5779 Annual Trip to Israel
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With the exception of those fascinated with medicine, the weekly sections for this week and next week are ones that many people would prefer to skip. Called Tazriah (Leviticus 12:1-13:59) it serves as a perfect example of how the Biblical text cannot be translated from Hebrew into foreign languages. Tazriah, read as a feminine verb… View Article
This week’s section may be one of the Torah’s most emotionally difficult to read. Called Parashat Shimini, you will find it in the Book of Leviticus 9:1-11:47. It deals with the mysterious death of two of Aaron’s sons, Nadav and Avihu, and their father’s, Aaron’s reaction to their deaths. Nothing in this week’s section is… View Article