Tag Archives: daughters of Zelophechad

Toldot: Family therapy time

Limmud Chicago was last weekend, and I’m still coming off the buzz of being with over 300 people, for 24 hours, learning, sharing, laughing, (eating) and learning some more. If I could convey the feeling that being at Limmud brings, … Continue reading

Posted in Shabbat musings | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Pinchas: daughters of Richard

  The daughters of Tzelophechad and I have a lot in common.  Granted, my family name Salzman was easier to pronounce, though I bet we got it misspelled as often as Mahla, Noa, Chogla, Milcha and Tirza did.  Ok, maybe … Continue reading

Posted in Shabbat musings | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Pinchas: There were never such devoted sisters

Don’t mess with sisters. I have two sisters, and well, that song in “White Christmas” (Sisters, sisters, never were there such devoted sisters..) ain’t just a song…it’s a mantra that, yes, we used to perform as kids.  We are all … Continue reading

Posted in Shabbat musings | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment