Judaism: The Temple Institute on the Parsha
Published: Thursday, January 23, 2014 7:47 AM
Torah from the Old City of Jerusalem.
Rabbi Chaim RichmanRabbi Chaim Richman is the Director of the International Department of The Temple Institute in Jerusalem.
It began with a request for three days in the desert to make offerings to Hashem, and culminated in Torah from Sinai.
But the message from the start was clear and simple:
Circle around G-d:
Celebrate, honor and sanctify life by making Him your center.
This is the message of Torah from Sinai, from the simplest of commandments to the joyful observance of the three pilgrimage festivals.