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Bechukotai: Bigotry no sanction

This is a good week, Torah-wise, combining three of my favorite things:  meaningful text, contemporary American politics, and (of course) Broadway. “I will grant peace in the land, and you shall lie down untroubled by anyone..” (Lev 26:6) In “Hamilton”, … Continue reading

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Bechukotai: Lie down without fear

One of my favorite quotes comes from this week’s Torah portion, Bechukotai.  It’s from Leviticus 26:6:  “I will grant peace in the land, and you shall lie down untroubled by anyone; I will give the land respite from vicious beasts, … Continue reading

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