I guess I am not a rainbows kind of person. Maybe I am just missing something. Maybe I just can’t stand symbolism over substance.
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Even though our weekly Torah portion is named after Balak the son of Zippor the king of Moab, the main figure of this story is Balaam the son of Beor – who was requested by Balak to curse the Israelites but ended up blessing them instead (Numbers 22-23). 290 more words
Yesterday we mentioned the connection between the weekly Torah portion (‘Naso’) and the weekly Prophet’s portion which speaks about Samson. The connection between the two biblical parts is the focus on the ‘vow of Nazirite’ – a person’s decision to separate himself to God. 356 more words