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All the (Egyptian) names of Rosetta

Not happy with having discovered many of the secrets of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko thanks to the Rosetta mission and its Philae probe, ESA-Rosetta team scientists have also… 305 more words


Shabbat Bo: You Are Here In Ferguson

In this week’s parashah, we read of how we went out of Egypt.

That’s the command: “in every generation, to see ourselves as those who go out of Egypt.” (Talmud, Pesakhim 116b) Not to imagine as if, but to experience the going out ourselves, in an immediate way. 559 more words

Weekly Torah Commentary - Bo January 23, 2015

In this week’s dramatic Torah portion, the departure of the children of Israel from Egypt is described for us.

Exodus 12:33-38

The Egyptians were urgent with the people to send them out of the land in haste.

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Musings From Your Host

January 20 / Exodus 7-10

The battle begins—the God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob verses the Egyptian gods & the mighty Pharaoh. Paganism is so deeply rooted in the mind and hearts of the people, that only a divine “power encounter” can break through their false worldview. 372 more words

Blogging Through The Bible

Exodus- Week 2 In Review

Exodus 6-Exodus 10

Each time Moses went and spoke with Pharaoh there was a push back or denial from Pharaoh.

I am not 100% sure but I feel as though Pharaoh knew exactly who God was and wanting to call His bluff because he didn’t believe God would do all of those things. 153 more words


Osmani: Session 1

Today we started our planning our Takeover Spring Festival day at Osmani Primary School. We’ve come up with a theme for our festival as well as looking at what sort of events we’re going to have. 227 more words

Osmani Primary School

Life is the job interview you didn't realize was a job interview

We don’t preen here, the #2 guy says. He repeats himself because he likes the word preen, he puts it in italics. It forces the three of us to pause and think about our last jobs, because we all have that much in common: I’m being interviewed by two guys who left the same place I just left. 469 more words