Monthly Archives: May 2011

Random Musing Before Shabbat – Bemidbar 5771 – Moving Treasures

Though I am sometimes puzzled over the level of detail the Torah sometimes contains about certain subjects, this week, I find myself not at all puzzled by the instructions for the preparation of the ritual items in the Mishkan in … Continue reading

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Random Musing Before Shabbat – Bekhukotai 5771 – The Long Road Ahead

In the haftarah for this parasha we read: Like a partridge hatching what she did not lay,So is one who amasses wealth by unjust means;In the middle of his life it will leave him,And in the end he will be … Continue reading

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Random Musing Before Shabbat – Behar 5771 – Your Choice

Haverim:I am in the midst of completing my relocation to NYC, which will be complete on Sunday, May 15. I offer you these previous musing on parashat Behar for your reading pleasure: B’har-B’khukotai 5770 – Bad Parenting 301Behar-Bekhukotai 5769- Scared … Continue reading

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Random Musing Before Shabbat – Emor 5771 – B’yom HaShabbat, B’yom HaShabbat

In re-reading parashat Emor in preparation for writing this musing, I kept coming back to one particular bit of Hebrew in 24:8 ביום השבת ביום השבת יערכנו לפני יהוה תמיד מאת בני־ישראל ברית עולם He shall arrange them before the … Continue reading

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