This is Torah Talk for the week of February 5th, 2017
Just what was that sea the Israelites crossed?
And what did Herodotus have to say about it?
This week’s handout: 16-beshalach-5777
Tags:Anson Rainey, Dictionary of Classical Hebrew, Hebrew & Aramaic Lexicon of the Old Testament, Herodotus, Hillel Halkin, Red Sea, Reed Sea, Sacred Bridge, Steven Notley, ים סוף Posted in podcast | Leave a Comment »
This is Torah Talk for the week of December 11th, 2016
Why does Jacob go to Succoth after promising to follow Esau to Seir?
And where are Succoth and Seir anyway?
This week’s handout: 08-vayishlach-5777
Tags:Duke Ellington, Genesis 33, Jon Levenson, Louis Armstrong, Nahum Sarna, Sacred Bridge, Seir, Succoth Posted in podcast | 2 Comments »
This is Torah Talk for the week of October 9th, 2016
Where is the “empty, howling waster” of Deut 32:10?
And WHERE is it?
This week’s handout: 53-haazinu-5776-77
Tags:Anson Rainey, Deuteronomy, Deuteronomy 32, Jeshimon, Jeshurun, Sacred Bridge, Song of Moses, ישימון Posted in podcast | Leave a Comment »
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