This is Torah Talk for the week of March 26th, 2017
Why does Lev 2:11 have two different words for “leaven” — and what’s wrong with leaven to begin with?
No meal offering that you offer to the Lord shall be made with leaven [חמץ], for no leaven [שאר] or honey may be turned into smoke as an offering by fire to the Lord.
Nahmanides: … Or perhaps there is some mystery in all of this that escapes us.
This week’s handout: 24 Vayikra 5777