Burt E. Schuman

There Is Holiness Even in Drudgery

D'Var Torah By: Burt E. Schuman

March 11, 2015
Focal Point The priest shall dress in linen raiment, with linen breeches next to his body; and he shall take up the ashes to which the fire has reduced the burnt offering on the altar and place them beside the altar.

Confronting the Sitra Atra

D'Var Torah By: Burt E. Schuman

November 25, 2014
Parashah Overview Jacob prepares to meet Esau. He wrestles with a "man," who changes Jacob's name to Israel. (32:4-33) Jacob and Esau meet and part peacefully, each going his separate way.