Parahat B’Shalach Commentary

I’m experimenting with podcasting, and this is my first podcast. I have to admit, learning the technical aspects has been an adventure. I’m still in the learning-a-new-thing fog. I have plenty to learn. Input from experienced podcasters would be appreciated. Music credit: “Music for Manatees” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 … More Parahat B’Shalach Commentary

Parashat Vayikra (Leviticus 1:1 – 5:26)

The Stone Chumash makes the following observation regarding offerings to Hashem (God): Throughout the Torah, only this Four Letter Name of God — the Name representing his Attribute of mercy — is used in connection with offerings, never the name Elohim, which represents His Attribute of judgement (Sifra). Ancient idolaters believed that animal offerings were needed to assuage … More Parashat Vayikra (Leviticus 1:1 – 5:26)