Anxiety: A Jewish Telegram
The first curse described in this portion hinders our ability to listen — even to ourselves.
The global community has an opportunity to oppose Robert Mugabe's tyranny in Zimbabwe.
The Blessing of Rain
We must pray for beneficial rain, and then follow through with environmental action.
Rebuke and Reward in this World
The fate of the individual is often determined by the behavior of the community as a whole.
Parashat Bechukotai: Summary
God enumerates the rewards for keeping the commandments and the punishments for violating them; the laws of tithes are then listed.