Sivan Says: Taking the Torah Personally

Emor

Life, death, and Parshat Emor

May 15, 2024
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Between Yom HaZikaron, Israel’s memorial day, and Yom HaAtzmaut, its independence day, Parshat Emor‘s got us thinking about the difference between valuing life and valuing death. What can we learn from those who’ve fallen in defense of the Jewish state? How can they teach us to live fulfilling Jewish lives in the face of rising hate? And what’s this got to do with stickers found on Israeli streets? Listen and find out.

Sivan Says: Taking the Torah Personally
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Life, death, and Parshat Emor
May 15, 2024
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Sivan Rahav-Meir is a leading Israeli journalist, media personality and Torah scholar. You can sign up for her The Daily Thought WhatsApp group, where Sivan sends small insights about Judaism and current affairs.

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