Posts Tagged ‘Nili Fox’

Hukkat 5777

June 27, 2017

This is Torah Talk for the week of June 25th, 2017

“Instruct the Israelite people to bring you a red cow without blemish, in which there is no defect and on which no yoke has been laid.”

Nili Fox, “Numbers,” Jewish Study Bible:  “Generations have puzzled over the color of this cow.”  But we’re going to puzzle over that … yoke.

This week’s handout:  39 Hukkat 5777

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Bemidbar 5777

May 23, 2017

This is Torah Talk for the week of May 21st, 2017

 

The (so-called) “structure of the book of Numbers.

Nili Fox: “It is often difficult to determine the relationship between contiguous segments.”

David Frankel: “Davies concludes that the book has no coherent structure at all.”

Jacob Milgrom: “The position of chapter 19 is an enigma.”

[etc.]

This week’s handout:  34 Bemidbar 5777

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Korah 5776

July 5, 2016

How were Moses and Samuel alike?
And who else was like Moses?

This week’s handout:  38 Korah 5776

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