The Kiss of Death
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The Kiss of Death

BS”D In this past week’s Torah portion, we read about Aharon’s sons, Nadav and Avihu, offering up a “strange fire” (cue: Indigo Girls) on the altar of the Mishkan – known in English as the Tabernacle, the portable Temple in the desert – and their resultant death. We’re told that this unsanctioned offering was brought … Continue reading

I Want to Live Like Animals
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I Want to Live Like Animals

BS”D When I was in high school, I always used to say that if there was such thing as reincarnation, I wanted to be reincarnated as either a wild dolphin or a fat, lazy house cat. Who wouldn’t?? Dolphins are strong, gorgeous, playful animals. Their grace, power, and energy are unbelievable. Being in their physical … Continue reading