Waiting Jews

Passover Rabbi Denise L. Eger This week we celebrate the amazing festival of Passover!  The special Torah reading for this week’s Shabbat is Ex 33:12-34:26.   Each day of the festival there are special readings from Exodus and Leviticus and Numbers that focus on Passover, the paschal offering and the observance of Passover in the Bible…Read more »

A new read of Exodus

One of the most powerful classes I have ever experienced was Monday in Jerusalem.  Our teacher Micah Goodman presented a new way to think about the themes, archetypes and origins of the story of the Exodus.  He focused on what we learn from the way Egypt dealt with foreigners and the way Midian dealt with…Read more »