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A Festival to Remember – EMOR | WEEK 31

A Festival to Remember – EMOR | WEEK 31

Lev 21:1-24:23

The festival is one of the seven great festivals appointed by God to be celebrated on the first day of the seventh month of the Jewish calendar, Tishrei.  All seven of these holy days are found in the Bible in Leviticus chapter 23 as well as in a number of other passages in the Pentateuch/Torah.  There is also a vast amount of rabbinic material describing the festivals and how they should be observed…

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Holiness – ACHAREY MOT | WEEK 30

Holiness – ACHAREY MOT | WEEK 30

Lev 19:1-20:27

Leviticus 19:2 – “You shall be holy, for I, the LORD your God, am holy.”
The weekly torah portion “kedoshim” in Leviticus 19-20 comes at the end of a long series of commandments for moral and spiritual purity. In some ways, it summarizes the goal of all the commandments – to make us holy as He is holy…

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The Significance of the Leper – TAZRIA | WEEK 27

The Significance of the Leper – TAZRIA | WEEK 27

Lev 12:1-13:59

Abject confession:  This is not the Torah portion I would have chosen to comment on.  My taste would run more toward Moses’ encounter with the burning bush or Abraham’s sacrificing Isaac or Israel’s assembly before the shaking quaking Mt. Sinai.  But….knowing that “All Scripture is given by inspiration of God..that the man of God may be complete, thoroughly equipped for every good work” (2Timothy 3:16, 17), I’m confident that there is hidden treasure in these chapters…

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A Call to Holiness – SHEMINI | WEEK 26

A Call to Holiness – SHEMINI | WEEK 26

Lev 9:1-11:47

This week’s reading is very interesting and rich; it contains some nuggets of wisdom for those of us who fear the Lord and follow Him. First, let us remember one of the things that we learned from last week’s blog, Pesach (Passover) Reflections: our God is the one and only true God; He is the Creator of the world, and everything is for Him and His glory…

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