Tag Archives: Matot Masei

Matot Masei: Changing relationships

This week’s parasha is a double one: Matot-Masei. We’re at the end of Bamidbar, coming to the end of our journey towards the Land. It’s been a long haul – 40 years, in fact. In that time, and entire generation … Continue reading

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Matot/Masei – changing the ending

We all make lists.  I think making lists is the most optimistic thing a person can do.  It’s like buying green bananas, or ordering an entire season of theater tickets.  The book of Bamidar is all about lists.  It’s even … Continue reading

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Matot Masei-where would you stand?

Finishing up the book of Numbers (Bamidmar…in the wilderness) we have a double portion this week:  Matot/Masei.  Most of the two sections are taken up with verses that don’t resonate easily with us; first, what happens when women make vows … Continue reading

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