4: 1-16. Cain and Abel. 16. Cain left the presence of HASHEM and settled in the land of Nod, east of Eden. 16. notably, the eastern region always forms a place of refuge for murderers, for the cities of refuge that Moses later set aside were also to the east, “the place of sunrise.” 4:17-26. […]Read More "The Chumash – Genesis 4"
The Chumash – Genesis 3
3: 1-14. The serpent’s enticement. 3. Of the fruit of the tree which is in the center of the garden God has said: ‘You shall neither eat of it nor touch it, lest yo die.’” 6. And the woman perceived that the tree was good for eating and that it was a delight to the […]Read More "The Chumash – Genesis 3"
The Chumash Leviticus 17-18
1-9. Service Outside the Tabernacle. 4. Until the time of Noah, man was forbidden to kill animals for his own needs; it was only after the Flood that God’s covenant with Noah gave man permission to kill animals for food. … When a person kills animals without a legitimate purpose, he allows himself to be […]Read More "The Chumash Leviticus 17-18"
Simply Psychology Comments: Oral stage is very important. If you don’t get what you want, actually just food, drink, and diaper change, from your mom, you might have a fixation on this stage. You might become a giant baby always thinking the whole world owes you. You demand something and have to be satisfied immediately. […]Read More "Psychosexual Development"
The Chumash – Genesis 2
Seventh Day: The Sabbath 4. These are the products of the heaven and the earth when they were created on the day that HASHEM God made earth and heaven. … God created the world for the sake of Abraham, because he was the epitome of kindness, one of the pillars of the world. …. He […]Read More "The Chumash – Genesis 2"
The Chumash Leviticus 16
The death of Aaron’s sons and the Yom Kippur Service Causes of Nadab and Abihu’s death: the unauthorized entry to the Holy of Holies and the/or the unbidden fire and incense. The death of the righteous brings atonement …. those who do not honor the righteous in life do not benefit from their ascent to […]Read More "The Chumash Leviticus 16"
Intonation: confident & boldness vs insecure, professional, intelligent. Say it with certainty. We impress people by our appearance, our dressing, and our intonation. Pitch changes: rising and falling intonation Questions – pitch goes up. Statements – pitch goes down. [US teenagers uptalk a lot.] Uptalk sounds immature and unprofessional. Uptalk makes people think that you […]Read More "English Intonation"
The Chumash – The Stone Edition
Preface rendezvous: raison d’etre: Chumash vernacular liturgy An Overview Ramban, or Maimonides, formulated the Thirteen Principles of Faith. end of deed, first in thought. Before final goals can be realized, there are long lists of tasks seemingly unrelated to the goal. The more accomplished the person, the more ambitious the goal — and the more […]Read More "The Chumash – The Stone Edition"
The Chumash – Genesis 1
The Beginning: First Day 1. In the beginning of God’s creating the heavens and the earth — 2. when the earth was astonishingly empty, with darkness upon the surface of the deep, and the Divine Presence hovered upon the surface of the water — 3. God said, “Let there be light,” and there was light. […]Read More "The Chumash – Genesis 1"
The Chumash Leviticus 15
19-28. … so the maintenance of this sanctity throughout the years during which the home is built and the future brought into the world depends on the constant purity of the family and the partners who create it. It is instructive that Jewish women throughout the centuries took the lead. the niddah laws, the zavah […]Read More "The Chumash Leviticus 15"