This is an important week for many. Yesterday, the feast of the Passover began. Thursday, begins one of the most important spiritual journey’s for those of us who are Christians. 1,120 more words
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The best news in the world is that God invites humanity into a relationship with him. God makes covenants – agreements about how we are to live with him – but there is a big tension – God is… 1,320 more words
Yeah, yeah, I know Passover starts in less than a week. And if you’re looking for a new haggadah, whether a compile-it-yourself one, or an app, or actual bound paper, all the info you could want is at… 1,645 more words
The Shabbat immediately prior to Passover is called Shabbat HaGadol, the Great Shabbat. How it came to be called that is a topic of discussion. 763 more words
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Bad stuff goes down in the desert. God demands discipline: sends the Israelites to the corner with a bunch of heavy-duty rules to study. In Acharei Mot, Amichai Lau-Lavie revives his Bar Mitzvah parsha to share what he’s learned after 27 years of sitting in the corner with this text.