Feeding Our Souls, One Shabbat at a Time

Shabbat Themes

Shabbat Beha'alotcha (Numbers 8:1 – 12:16) 6/13/2009

http://www.jtsa.edu/PreBuilt/ParashahArchives/jpstext/behaalothekha.shtml So many interesting ideas clamor for attention this week:

  • silver trumpets and the logistics of getting any number of Israelites moving on time;
  • Moses getting fed up with the non-stop whining, and as a solution appointing 70 elders to over see things (how helpful do you think 70 old Jewish men were, exactly?).
  • Then some of the elders start prophesizing, and pimply-faced Joshua gets his knickers in a twist about it.

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Portions to end hunger

I've added a "donate"  link on the menu (look up at the top of the screen. Up. Higher. Over to the ri... yep, there it is!). It occurred to me that this site is all about Torah *and* food, and that it seemed only natural that we support Mazon: The Jewish Reponse to Hunger. So I encourage you to take a moment and find out what Mazon's mission is. If you find yourself so moved (either today or in the future), please make a donation that fits your values and financial means.

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