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© Lencer, Wiki Commons

Exodus 30:11 – 34:35 || 1 Kings 18:1-39
Video Commentary by Rabbi Chaim Richman for The Temple Institute, Jerusalem:

    Temple Talk Radio: Parashat Ki Tisa and ‘Purim Katan’: Moses Wears a Mask

    Understanding the Debacle of the Golden Calf

    Lessons of the Copper Laver, Donated by the Righteous Women of Israel: The Elevating Sanctity of Jewish Family Life.
    This week the people of Israel read the Torah portion of parashat Ki Tisa, featuring the episode of the Golden Calf. This week’s edition of Temple Talk finds our hosts pondering this difficult and perplexing idea. What was the sin of the Golden Calf really all about, and what are its ramifications today? What is its relationship to the commandment to build the Tabernacle? Yitzchak Reuven and Rabbi Richman engage in a scholarly discussion of this and other aspects of this week’s powerful Torah portion, more:

Shabbat Shalom

Eric Martienssen

Since my secession from the Church in 2009, my Jewish Orthodox friends in Israel and I have been following the Fake News of Rome in articles and political Shabbat commentaries on GSI (God's Sabbath Int.). The former Pontiff destroyed the dwelling place of God, the temple in Jerusalem – fact! Was the New Testament and the Church just a world dominance inspired business idea of Rome? What is politics today? Enjoy your trip on GSI.