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Parsha in Progress Episode 15: Broken Tablets

Passover Torah Reading: Are second chances always second best?

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Parsha in Progress Episode 14: Banishing the Sick

Parshat Tazria: How do we understand biblical commands that seem cruel?

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Parsha in Progress Episode 13: The Death of Aaron’s Sons

Parshat Shemini: When fanaticism kills

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Parsha in Progress Episode 12: Animal Sacrifices

Parshat Vayikra: Does God need blood and guts?

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Parsha in Progress Episode 11: The Golden Calf

Parshat Ki Tisa: What’s so bad about idol worship?

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Parsha in Progress Episode 10: Does God Need a House?

Parshat Teruma: The beauty of a communal spiritual home makes it easier for some people to feel spiritually connected

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Parsha in Progress Episode 9: The Ten Commandments

Parshat Yitro: Which one of the Commandments feels like it doesn’t belong?

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Parsha in Progress Episode 8: The Song of the Sea

Parshat Beshalach: How should we respond to the punishment of our enemies?

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Parsha in Progress Episode 7: The Leadership of Moses

This week we discuss leadership in action, looking at the early life of Moses and considering the challenges of cultivating fierce ideological commitment alongside a deep and personal concern for individuals

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Parsha in Progress Episode 6: Good, Evil, and the Riddle of Free Will

The shortest parsha in Genesis poses some of the most difficult questions

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Parsha in Progress Episode 4: The Rape of Dinah

Abby and Rabbi Dov discuss the difficult story of the Torah’s first #MeToo moment, an event famously retold in the novel ‘The Red Tent’

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Parsha in Progress on the Story of Jacob and Esau

On the Parsha in Progress podcast, Abby and Rabbi Dov discuss the trickery and deceptions in this week’s Torah portion

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The Binding of Isaac

On the new episode of Tablet’s ‘Parsha in Progress’ podcast, Abby and Rabbi Dov discuss the Binding of Isaac

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Introducing a New Tablet Podcast: ‘Parsha in Progress’

Just in time for the start of the new Torah cycle, check out our latest podcast for an engaging conversation about Adam, Eve, and the little-known truth behind that other creation story.

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