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“The Lesson of the Vow to Cross Over”  Parashah MATTOT  (Numbers 30:2 (1)-32:42) Week 42 The descendants of Re’uven and the descendants of Gad had vast quantities of livestock.  When they saw the land of Ya’zer and the land of Gil’ad were good for livestock, the descendants of Gad and of Re’uven came and spoke …

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“The Lesson of the Listening Leader” Parashah PINCHAS (Numbers 25:10-30:1) Week 41 ADONAI said to Moshe, “Climb this mountain in the Avarim Range, and look out at the land which I have given the people of Isra’el.  After you have seen it, you too will be gathered to your people, just as Aharon your brother …

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“The Lesson of the Lure of the Lost” Parashah BALAK (Numbers 22:2-25:9) Week 40 “Balak the son of Tzippor was king of Mo’av at that time.  He sent messengers to Bil’am the son of B’or, at P’tor by the (Euphrates) River in his native land, to tell him, “Listen, a people has come out of …

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“The Lesson of the Staff of Life, or the Staff of Death” Parashah HUKKAT  (Numbers 19:1-22:1) Week 39 ADONAI said to Moshe and Aharon, “This is the regulation from the Torah which ADONAI has commanded.  Tell the people of Isra’el to bring you a young red female cow without fault of defect and which has …

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CANDLEGLOW LESSON FOR KORACH “The Lesson of the Trifles of Discontent” Parashah KORACH  (Numbers 16:1-18:32) Week 38 They assembled themselves against Moshe and Aharon and said to them, “You take too much on yourselves!  After all, the entire community is holy, every one of them, and ADONAI is among them.  So why do you lift …

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“The Lesson of the Giant that LIES in the Earth” Parashah SHLACH L’ KHA (Numbers 13:1-15:41) Week 37 ADONAI said to Moshe, “Send men on your behalf to reconnoiter the land of Kena’an, which I am giving to the people of Isra’el.  From each ancestral tribe send someone who is a leader in his tribe.”  …

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CANDLEGLOW LESSON B’HA’ALOTKHA “The Lesson of the Graves of Those Who Craved” Parashah B’HA’ALOTKHA (Numbers 8:1-12:16) Week 36 “On the twentieth day of the second month of the second year, the cloud was taken up from over the tabernacle of the testimony; and the people of Isra’el moved out in stages from the Sinai Desert.  …

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CANDLEGLOW LESSON NASO “The Lesson of The Blessing of the Name   ~  ADONAI! Parashah NASO  (Numbers 4:21-7:89) Week 35 “ADONAI said to Moshe, “Speak to Aharon and his sons, and tell them that this is how you are to bless the people of Isra’el; you are to say to them, May ADONAI bless you and …

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CANDLEGLOW LESSON B’MIDBAR “The Lesson of the Voice in the Wilderness” Parashah B’MIDBAR (Numbers 1:1-4:20) Week 34 The beginning verses of B’midbar set the stage for all who read now, thousands of years later, from our own vantage point in history.  We understand Adonai commanded a Military Census to be taken by Moses, Aaron and …

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CANDLEGLOW LESSON B’CHUKKOTAI   ‘By my regulations’ “The Lesson of the Mantle of Honor; ADONAI” Parashah B’CHUKKOTAI  (Leviticus 26:3-27:34) Week 33 “If you will live by my regulations, observe my mitzvot and obey them; then I will provide the rain you need in its season, the land will yield its produce, and the trees in the …

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