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Sukkot: Gog’s Futile Roof – The Wonders of the Holy Tongue

Yehoshua (Jeremy) Steinberg

Founding Director, Editor-In-Chief at Veromemanu
Yehoshua (Jeremy) Steinberg is the Founding Director and Editor-in-chief of Veromemanu and it' website BiblicalHebrewEtymology.com.

Yehoshua is a retired U.S. Army Chaplain and currently lives in Israel with his wife and children.

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Yehoshua (Jeremy) Steinberg

  (The following is in the main an adaptation of Rabbi S. R. Hirsch’s commentary on the Pentateuch).   Lev. 23:34 - Speak to the people of Israel, saying, the fifteenth day of this seventh month shall be the Feast of Booths for seven days to the Lord.   Rabbi S.R. Hirsch (Num. 29:13) notes … Continue reading Sukkot: Gog’s Futile Roof – The Wonders of the Holy Tongue

Terumah/Yom Kippur: To Cover up or to Clean Up, That is the Question ~ Yehoshua Steinberg

Yehoshua (Jeremy) Steinberg

Founding Director, Editor-In-Chief at Veromemanu
Yehoshua (Jeremy) Steinberg is the Founding Director and Editor-in-chief of Veromemanu and it' website BiblicalHebrewEtymology.com.

Yehoshua is a retired U.S. Army Chaplain and currently lives in Israel with his wife and children.

To partner with Veromemanu consider a secure donation at: https://bit.ly/2QrDWRd
Yehoshua (Jeremy) Steinberg

Terumah/Yom Kippur Exodus 25:17 - And you shall make a cover of pure gold; two cubits and a half shall be its length, and a cubit and a half its breadth. Rashi - an ark cover Heb. כַפֹּרֶת a cover over the ark, which was open from above. He [Moses] placed it [the cover] over … Continue reading Terumah/Yom Kippur: To Cover up or to Clean Up, That is the Question ~ Yehoshua Steinberg

Nitzavim: Getting to the Root of Uprooting – The Wonders of the Holy Tongue

Yehoshua (Jeremy) Steinberg

Founding Director, Editor-In-Chief at Veromemanu
Yehoshua (Jeremy) Steinberg is the Founding Director and Editor-in-chief of Veromemanu and it' website BiblicalHebrewEtymology.com.

Yehoshua is a retired U.S. Army Chaplain and currently lives in Israel with his wife and children.

To partner with Veromemanu consider a secure donation at: https://bit.ly/2QrDWRd
Yehoshua (Jeremy) Steinberg

  The root 'נתש'[1]  only appears in this week’s Parasha, and nowhere else in the entire Pentateuch. When warning of the calamities that are destined to befall the Jewish People should they stray into worshipping idolatry, the Torah says that observers will exclaim, “And Hashem ויתשם"” them from upon their land, with anger, with fury, … Continue reading Nitzavim: Getting to the Root of Uprooting – The Wonders of the Holy Tongue

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