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Tazria-Metzorah – 5783 – Liminal Thresholds

A dvar torah honoring Alicia Bach and Joel Portman on the occasion of their upcoming wedding (website version).

Consider the following six items:

Shaatnez (also known as linsey-woolsey: a material comprised of linen and wool)A lobsterA dead bodyנֶגַע צָרָעַת  (Nega Tzara’at) — spoken of in this week’s Torah reading: a disease that bears some similarity to leprosy.ChildbirthA […]

Ki Tissa 5780 – Holiness or Death

I wanted to be with you this Shabbat.

I wanted to stand shoulder to shoulder with you in prayer.

I wanted to stand before you and look each of you in the eye while I teach.

But I am on immuno-suppressants, which puts me in a high-risk category for infection with COVID 19. So, my doctor told me […]