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Keeping the Faith

Parashat Shelach Lecha This week’s parasha begins with the sending out of the twelve spies.  After reconnoitering the land God was about to give them, they returned with news that the land was indeed flowing with chalav u’dvash, milk and … Continue reading

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A Lesson in Faith

Parashat Behar Parashat Behar begins with a special connection between Mt. Sinai and the Land of Israel  by speaking of the holiness of shmitah, of letting the ground lay fallow for an entire year every seven years. This connection is directly connected to the mitzvah of Shabbat: For six … Continue reading

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