Tag Archives: Sotah

Naso (Numbers 4:21-7:89)

Naso is the longest single Torah portion of the year, 176 verses.  However, that’s partly because it includes a detailed description of the gifts presented by each of the twelve tribes upon the dedication of the Tabernacle, and they’re identical, … Continue reading

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Naso (Numbers 4:21-7:89)

This week’s Torah portion is the longest single portion in the annual cycle, 176 verses.  There’s a lot of repetition in Ch. 7, which hammers home that every single tribe gave identical gifts for the dedication of the Tabernacle, listing … Continue reading

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Naso (Numbers 4:21 – 7:89)

Thank you all for your good wishes concerning my son’s graduation!  We are happy, proud, and relieved (no more tuition!). I am having a great deal of difficulty concentrating at the moment for no discernible reason.  Maybe lack of sleep.  … Continue reading

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Naso (Numbers 4:21 – 7:89)

At 176 verses, Naso is the longest single Torah portion of the year.  However, there’s a lot of repetition in the 89 verses of Chapter 7, which include the 12 identical tribal gifts presented over 12 days at the dedication … Continue reading

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Naso (Numbers 4:21-7:89)

This week: The census of Levites assigned to do work relating to the Tent of Meeting (like disassembling and carrying it), those aged 30 to 50 (now that’s early retirement), is completed, as is the description of their duties.  Segueing … Continue reading

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