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Vayikra – Lev. 1:1-5:26 and Tzav Lev. 6:1- 8:36

Animal sacrifice to please god and excuse short comings. Human heritage has almost universally included animal sacrifices in all cultures.  The Israelite ritual slaughter for God ended over 2000 years ago with the destruction of the temple. I find nothing … Continue reading

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Ki Tisa Ex. 30:11 34:35 כִּי תִשָּׂא

Bringing tablets from the mountain The fact that Moses goes up in the mountains to receive his orders and to bring down the stone tablets was always a suspect to me of lacking divinity from early age. To state the … Continue reading

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