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Terumah (Exodus 25:1-27:19)

Why?  That simple question pertains to matters ranging from mundane to existential and arouses every feeling from curiosity to wonder to intense pain, depending on how connected we feel.  For example, why did Nathan Chen fall apart on Olympic ice?  … Continue reading

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Terumah (Exodus 25:1-27:19)

[Turner Classic Movies is currently airing a James Cagney movie, White Heat, which I find highly ironic in that it’s 13°F outside, wind chill -5°F.] We now begin a series of five Torah portions that form an interesting set: Terumah, … Continue reading

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Terumah (Exodus 25:1-27:19), Rosh Chodesh Adar I

At the end of last week’s Torah portion, Moses had gone up on Mount Sinai to get the two stone tablets, i.e., the hard copy (sorry) from the Lord.  We all know what he’ll find when he comes back down. … Continue reading

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