In this portion, Aaron and his sons begin to officiate as kohanim(priests).
This blog is a part of the RAC Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) blog series. The following contains depictions of sexual assault.
What do you get when you mix 1,000 teenagers, musicians, a selfie stick, and uninhibited enthusiasm for social justice?
Oh, the sweetness of Shabbat. Our day to rest and acknowledge our role of being God’s partner--yet taking the day “off” from creating.
Every 98 seconds, someone in just the United States alone is sexually assaulted. That someone is most likely 12-34 years old, which is the age group most at risk for rape and sexual assault.
This week’s Voices is written by Joanne Loiben who is a 2nd year rabbinical student at HUC-JIR in LA.
Parashat Vayikra (“and God called”) is a challenging text. This portion deals with animal sacrifices – certainly not an area that any of us are familiar with as part of our daily lives.