Archive for May, 2009

Shavuot
May 27, 2009

Omer counting? Done!

Celebrate revelation

It’s Matan Torah*

[* Giving of Torah]

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Bamidbar
May 21, 2009

The census results?

Six hundred three thousand plus

Five hundred fifty

This included just

Men twenty years or older

All fit for service

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Behar / Bechukotai
May 12, 2009

In the year after

Seven Sabbatical years

The Jubilee year

Your slaves shall go free

And all land shall be redeemed

It belongs to G-d

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Emor
May 6, 2009

An eye for an eye

Tooth for tooth.  What does it mean?

Fair compensation

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