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This page collects sermons, Torah commentary, and other resources related to a particular Torah portion or holiday reading.

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D'VAR TORAH
Leviticus 21:1-24:23

Even a child knows that the world ought to be fair. Rabbi Steven Carr Reuben reflects on justice, retribution, and proportionality in his study of Parashat Emor. 

D'VAR TORAH
Leviticus 21:1-24:23

Phrases from the Torah such as "an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth" suggest a preoccupation with harsh justice. But as Rabbi Jonathan Kligler shows, our tradition radically transforms these words, weaving them into a fabric of deep compassion and human dignity. 

D'VAR TORAH
Leviticus 21:1-24:23

The ritual of counting the Omer takes place between the holidays of Pesach and Shavuot. This study sheet explores the deeper meaning of this commandment.

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