Exploring the mystery of the Red Heifer

What can we learn from the Red Heifer about life and death, and our place in God's world?

Yitzchak Reuven ,

Red Heifer
Red Heifer

The law of the red heifer, the most perplexing of all Torah commandments, affords us a glimpse into the triumph of life over death, the eternal nature of our soul and the life-only reality that exists within the Holy Temple.

Parashat Chukat tackles the demise of the three sibling prophets who led Israel out of Egypt - Miriam, Aharon and Moshe - but who won't merit leading the nation into the land G-d promised.

Has a generational gap grown between Moshe and his people? Nevertheless, he hastens to bring his beloved people to the edge of the promised land.

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