06 Apr 2017

Download a printer friendly version here. Haftara for Shabbat HaGadol (Tsav) 5777 – Tell Me a Story ‘There is always a plan, the plan is for the common good, and it always demands the submission of  very large numbers of others who, if they do not comply, become the enemy.  The surest…

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10 Apr 2014

This year’s Torah reading for Shabbat HaGadol, the Shabbat before Pesah, seems particularly misfit for the occasion. It has us opening Passover with a detailed description of Yom Kippur! This reading, of course, was not planned and is a coincidental result of our yearly timetable for completing the Torah,…

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