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Discussion Shabbat - The Magic 7: For Blessing and For Curse

Friday, May 7, 2021 25 Iyyar 5781

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The traditional Torah Portions for this Shabbat, Behar and Bechukotai (Leviticus 25:1-27:34), offer the promise of a year of rest, a return to ancestral lands and the freeing of slaves in the 50th year (after 7 cycles of 7 years). But they also promise seven-fold punishment if divine laws are ignored. Was this prophecy, or the meaning drawn after the destruction of ancient Judea? 

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