Parashat Achrei Mot-Kedoshim

Parashat Achrei Mot – Kedoshim: How to be Holy

The imperative to “be holy” is about more than just abstention.

Do Not Open This Napkin

Holiness and secrecy are intricately enmeshed in the Torah.

Gleanings From Our Own Blessings

Though it may be hard to see at times, we all have abundant blessings, and even a surplus, if only we could notice it.

Food Choices

This week's text connects food to the idea of holiness, which leads us to ask: What is holy about food?

Say No To Revenge And Grudges

When we bear a grudge or take revenge, we do not allow other people to say they are sorry and fix their mistakes.

Scapegoating

Achrei Mot: A resource for families.

The Holiness of Our Bodies

Kedoshim: A resource for families.

Reconciling Biblical Morality with Our Own

Assumptions in Leviticus 18 are in some cases abhorrent to contemporary sensibilities.

Do Women Experience Holiness Differently?

Parashat Kedoshim teaches us the ways to be holy. But do women have a different understanding of what holiness is?