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Pinchas: the voice of the Urim today

“Moses spoke to the LORD, saying,“Let the LORD, Source of the breath of all flesh, appoint someone over the community who shall go out before them and come in before them, and who shall take them out and bring them … Continue reading

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Masei and my Dad

My father’s name is  Richard Salzman; Hebrew name, Shleim Alter ben Yaakov.  Dad is all over Ma’asei, this week’s parasha.   Ma’asei is all about how law plays out in real people’s lives.  It’s got both criminal and inheritance law.  It’s … Continue reading

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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

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