Alice R. Goldfinger

Attempt to Enter the Promised Land, Take One: Fail

D'Var Torah By: Kristine Garroway, Ph.D

October 4, 2012
The end of this week's parashah includes some short, but memorable pieces of legislation: the explanation for why we tithe a little dough when making challah (Numbers 15:20-21); the killing of the man who gathered wood on Shabbat (Numbers 15:32-36); and the instructions to wear tzitzit with a cord of