Wednesday, July 30, 2014 Av 3, 5774

B’Midbar, Numbers 1:1-4:20
By:
Rabbi Sue Levi Elwell
B'Midbar is the first portion of the fourth book of the Torah. The word means "in the wilderness," and "aptly captures the challenges the book describes,” says Professor Tamara Eskenazi.
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By:
Rabbi Yael Levy
Shavuot urges us to engage our imagination, to cultivate awe, and to consider the meaning of the Ten Devarim in our lives.
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By:
Edmon J. Rodman, JTA
What if as adults we want to find our way back into Torah — on our own?
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By:
Rabbi Rayzel Raphael
The Book of Ruth is read at this time of year on the holiday of Shavuot, which highlights the themes of harvest and relationships, as does Ruth's story.
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From dedicating a 160-year-old Torah scroll written in Iraq to visiting the region of the Czech Republic where their Torahs came from, local congregants celebrate their holy texts as Shavuot nears.
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