Search Results for: Purim

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  • Remark

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    Actually from the research I have done, the rabbis say that you should hear the story of Purim in its original Hebrew and whatever language ...

  • Listening to Megilla

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    One of Purim's obligations is to hear megillah twice. Does it count if a person listens to an audio recording? ...

  • Lessons from Curling

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    I have Olympic-fever. No matter what sport is on, what time of day it is on (except of course during Shabbat), I love to watch the Olympics ...

  • Esther 9 : 27

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    the Jews undertook and irrevocably obligated themselves and their descendants, and all who might join them, to observe these two days in the ...

  • Exodus 27 : 20

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    You shall further instruct the Israelites to bring you clear oil of beaten olives for lighting, for kindling lamps regularly. ...

  • Esther 9 : 32

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    And Esther’s ordinance validating these observances of Purim was recorded in a scroll. ...

  • Esther 9 : 29

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    Then Queen Esther daughter of Abihail wrote a second letter of Purim for the purpose of confirming with full authority the aforementioned on ...

  • Esther 9 : 26

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    For that reason these days were named Purim, after pur.In view, then, of all the instructions in the said letter and of what they had experi ...

  • Esther 9 : 28

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    Consequently, these days are recalled and observed in every generation: by every family, every province, and every city. And these days of P ...

  • Esther 9 : 31

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    These days of Purim shall be observed at their proper time, as Mordecai the Jew—and now Queen Esther—has obligated them to do, and just as t ...

  • One reason we might fast

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    This verse explains one reason that it is customary to fast on Tisha B'Av. Just as many Jews fast before Purim to commemorate Mordechai's f ...

  • Revenge Fantasy

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    I wonder why the author of megillat esther needed to include this orgy of violence in the story? "May we one day know a world in which no ...

  • Esther and McLuhan

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    Letters, letters, letters. They're all over Esther, and almost no where else in Tanach. It seems to me to be the start of the real letter ...