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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By Rivki Levy
Class of 2017
Among the agricultural laws the Jews have to observe upon entering the Land of Israel are the prohibitions of Shemittah, the Sabbatical year in which the land may not be worked in any way. 553 more words
Yesterday we discussed the connection between the ‘blessing of the rain in its season’ and its relationship to peace.
Today we will discuss the economic influences of this blessing and the climate conditions present in the land of Israel. 636 more words