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How does the Hebrew meaning of 'camp' relate to Jerusalem's most well-known market?

During this week’s posts we have focused on the way the different tribes of Israel’s camps were organized in the desert. Today we will discuss the Hebrew meaning of the key word for this topic – the Hebrew word for ‘camp’ and its various meanings. 474 more words

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Israel’s Grand Old Flags: A Study of Hebrew Roots

The previous posts from this week dealt with the camp order of the people of Israel in the desert, so today we will discuss the original Hebrew meaning of words related to this issue. 385 more words

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The Rich Meaning of Trust in Hebrew

This week’s Torah portion ( Be-Chukotai ) describes the different
blessings for obedience to God’s laws and on the other side the curses(punishments) for disobedience to God’s laws. 179 more words

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Yom 121

For a couple weeks now I have had every intention of writing on harbingers, warnings, and signs, given by the Creator for our benefit, and detriment if ignored. 411 more words

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What does the subject of 'Shemitah' have with Mount Sinai?

“The LORD spoke to Moses on Mount Sinai, saying, “Speak to the people of Israel and say to them, when you come into the land that I give you, the land shall keep a Sabbath to the LORD. 241 more words

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What is 'Lag Ba-Omer'?

Today is the 33rd day in the count of the Omer (or as we call it in Hebrew ‘Lag Ba-Omer’) which is a special day in the Hebrew calendar and is considered a holiday in Israel. 302 more words

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'You shall not put a stumbling block before the blind'

As we mentioned before, our weekly Torah portion lays out some of the most basic moral codes and describes the very foundation for a healthy and morally strong society. 217 more words

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