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Vayikra Sixteen: Azazel

After several chapters, we hear an acknowledgment of the death of Aaron’s sons. “And the Lord spoke to Moses after the death of Aaron’s two sons, when they drew near before the Lord, and they died. 668 more words


Mishkan HaNefesh (Our New Machzor) - A collection of links to whet the appetite

With the imminent arrival of the Reform movement’s new machzor (High Holy Day prayerbook), I want to begin to share resources and articles to help us all get to know… 111 more words



(Revised from 2013)

Lev. 25:1- 26:2

The name of this week’s portion is B’har. It literally means “on mount” or “on the mountain”; this is where YHWH spoke to Moses. 1,946 more words



Released:  2000

Cast:  Liron Levo, Tomer Ruso, Uri Klauzner, Yoram Hattab, Guy Amir

SUMMARY:  On October 6, 1973, Egypt and Syria attack Israel in the Sinai Peninsula and the Golan Heights.  404 more words

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die

Sandy Koufax Meet Mr. Ed

On Saturday the 16th, the Dodgers will be honoring the 1965 World Champion team  prior to their game against the Colorado Rockies. Among those who will be present is of course Sandy Koufax. 79 more words

the practice of prayer

kavanah – madlik goes to shul

What’s the logic of repeating the same prayers, daily, weekly and mindlessly?

Abraham Joshua Heschel answered this question with a story: 1,909 more words



Most of the time when we look at what are happening in this present world: the cruelty of man against man, the wide spread persecution of believers/followers of the Lord Jesus Christ, we tend to wonder and ask the same question as those “slaughtered” fellow believers who rest  under the altar in the Holy Temple in heaven: 1,023 more words