Shemini by Rabbi David Hartley Mark

Parsha Shemini (שמיני) – Shabbat Parah Torah: Leviticus 9:1 – 11:47 Maftir: Numbers 19:1-22 Haftarah: Ezekiel 36:16 – 36:38 I am Tsilya, daughter of Yitzhar, wife of Aaron, the High Priest, mother of my Lost Boys, Nadav and Avihu. You will not read my name in the Great Scroll of the Teaching; no; my name has been lost […]

Parshah Shemini by David Mark

Shemini After weeks of design and construction, craftsmen extraordinaires Betsalel and Oholiav announce the completion of the mishkan/sacred dwelling-place, built from the seemingly endless donations of the Israelites—neither before nor since has there ever been such a successful fundraising drive in the history of institutionalized Judaism. Inauguration Day arrives, with a grand service of dedication […]