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On These Two Commandments…

The next move in our study of love in the Torah is to make some deliberate, practical applications. Each week at our Torah reading, we’ll pick something out of the parsha or related passages that teaches us something about love, … Continue reading

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P’kudei 5770 – If You Love Me

…you will obey my commandments, said Yeshua. In P’kudei, Moses recorded twenty times that the Israelites did exactly as Yahweh commanded. Twenty iterations of “They did all that Yahweh commanded Moses,” or some slight variation thereof. They made the furniture … Continue reading

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Tazria 5768 – She Shall Be Unclean

Leviticus 12:2 …she shall be unclean for seven days… This is the same as the monthly seven day period of uncleanness and corresponds to the seven days of the Creation Week. The potential for new life has gone out of … Continue reading

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Vayeira 5768 – Divine Genocide

A chart inspired by the comments on my last post: Ante-deluvian Genesis 6 Sodom & Gomorrah Genesis 18-19 Egypt Exodus 1-4 Canaan Joshua Commonality Primary Cause Violence Violence Oppression & infanticide Child sacrifice Violence Possible Secondary Cause Sexual immorality Sexual … Continue reading

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