Month: June 2011

Dying In My Tent

“Resh Lakish said: Whence do we learn that words of Torah are firmly held by one who kills himself for it? Because it says, This is the Torah, when a man shall die in the tent.” (Babylonian Talmud, Berachot 63b) While studying this week’s Torah Portion (Chukat/Chukas), I came to the this passage: זֹאת הַתּוֹרָה …

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Shavuot 5711/2011

Just wanted to write a quick post letting all of our friends who we might expect to see us in Hudson, WI this week for Shavuot (Pentecost) know that we had to cancel our trip at the last moment due to uncontrollable circumstances. We will miss you all! We hope to have a small gathering …

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