Parashat Emor

Parashat Emor: Sacred Time, Sacred Connections

An unusual juxtaposition in this Torah portion highlights an oft-overlooked piece of observing the major festivals.

Ghosting God

Freeing yourself from 'the busy trap'


Taking care of a guest's needs takes precedence over one's relationship with G-d.

Being Kind to Animals

We must remember that respect for the living creatures in this world is also an important value.

Challah for Parashat Emor

Today is the ___ day of the Omer.

The Cruel Demands of Purity and Beauty

By and large it is not only the preference for beauty that has spilled into Western culture, but also the equation between beauty and goodness.

Managing Our Anger

Emor: A resource for families.

The Instinct to Hoard

Even when times are tough, we still must give.

Parashat Emor Quiz

Learn more about the weekly Torah portion.

Haftarah for Parashat Emor

Regulations for the Zadokite priests.