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Why did Aharon burn the Chatat? – A New Explanation

A number of recent posts have addressed some of the korbanot themes that arise in parshat Vayikra, Tzav and Shmini.  Certainly, one of the most challenging korbanot sections to understand from these parshiyot is the exchange between Moshe and Aharon … Continue reading

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Mikdash, Closeness to God, and the Dangers of Unbridled Religious Passion

What follows is the post that I made this week on my parsha website, The Weekly Parsha.   I post it here as well because of its relevance to the daf yomi and the learning of seder Kodoshim.  Also highly relevant … Continue reading

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