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The Hesitating Jew

I find the story of the saving of Lot by angels, or Divine messengers, as one that linguistically can get complicated. It is found in Genesis 19. [What follows is a summary of what I said at the table of … Continue reading

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On Going, Together As One

My Dvar Torah this Shabbat at the table of Ilana and David Lev with guests Sophie Simons, Glenda Kantor and my wife, Batya. ______________________ The word, to go, is quite present in this week’s Torah portion. It opens with וַיֵּלֶךְ, מֹשֶׁה; … Continue reading

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