Why does the Torah require that a gratitude offering be accompanied by loads of bread?
Because asking for forgiveness is a holy act.
Our books, texts, and traditions bring new meaning to us at different stages of our life.
There's a perpetual tension between fostering a strong sense of self in our children and ensuring that they don't become self-centered and egotistical.
Tzav: A resource for parents.
How the sacrificial system lives on.
The metamorphosis of Aaron and his sons into priests was a process wholly transparent to the nation.
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Sacrifices are not enough.
The sacrificial system teaches that coming nearer to God requires coming nearer to each other.