Call me Aaron ben Amram v’Yocheved. The Kohen Gadol? Yes, I am; I admit it; I am the High Priest. But, before that, I was the middle child, born following Miriam, my sister, the Bechorah, the First-Born, the Passed-Over One, the Dancer-and-Singer, the Poet-Prophetess.
Parsha Tetzaveh D’var Torah Torah: Exodus 27:20 – 30:10 Haftarah: Ezekiel 43:10 – 43:27 Call me Aaron ben Amram v’Yocheved. I am the middle child, born following Miriam, the Bechorah, my Sister, who is the First-Born, the Passed-Over One, the Dancer-and-Singer, the Poet-Prophetess, who will speak Truth about our sister-in-law, Tziporah, and receive her punishment […]
The Testament of Elijah the Prophet On Behalf of the Almighty God of Israel Maker of Heaven & Earth Delivered to HaRav Chaim Dovid ben Yisrael Zelig v’Etel (Rabbi David Hartley Mark) At Midnight, 2/22/15 Which May or May Not Supersede Previous Instructions Regarding the Priestly Vestments As Listed in Exodus 28:31-42 You Alone, Reader, […]
In the midst of the Israelites’ building the Mishkan, the sacred dwelling-place for God during their wilderness sojourn, this parsha/Torah reading has God giving instructions to Moses regarding the attire of the High Priest, the Kohen Gadol. What was his function? He was intermediary between God and the people, charged with preparing a strict regimen […]