Metzora

Metzora 5771 – Gilayon #697

Shabbat Shalom The weekly parsha commentary (link to original page) Click here to receive the weekly parsha by email each week. Parshat Metzora If, however, he is poor and his hand cannot attain,  he shall make one male lamb for a guilt offering, to be elevated in expiation for him, one tenth of a measure of choice flour with oil mixed in for a meal offering and a log of oil (Vayikra 14:21)   If, however, he is poor and his hand cannot attain – Because poverty may be a personality characteristic as in 'gaunt and...

Metzora 5768 – Gilayon #544

Shabbat Shalom The weekly parsha commentary – parshat (link to original page) Click here to receive the weekly parsha by email each week. Parshat Metzora WHEN YOU COME TO THE LAND OF CANAAN, WHICH I AM GIVING YOU AS A POSSESSION, AND I PLACE A LESION OF TZARA'AT UPON A HOUSE IN THE LAND OF YOUR POSSESSION, AND THE ONE TO WHOM THE HOUSE BELONGS COMES AND TELLS THE PRIEST, SAYING, "SOMETHING LIKE A LESION HAS APPEARED TO ME IN THE HOUSE." (Vayikra 14:34-35)   What is the procedure in the inspection of a house? And the one to...

Metzora 5765 – Gilayon #390

Shabbat Shalom The weekly parsha commentary – parshat (link to original page) Click here to receive the weekly parsha by email each week. Metzora IF, HOWEVER, HE IS POOR AND HIS MEANS ARE INSUFFICIENT, HE SHALL TAKE ONE MALE LAMB FOR A GUILT OFFERING, TO BE ELEVATED IN EXPIATION FOR HIM, ONE TENTH OF A MEASURE OF CHOICE FLOUR WITH OIL MIXED IN FOR A MEAL OFFERING, AND A LOG OF OIL… SUCH IS THE RITUAL FOR HIM WHO HAS A SCALY AFFLICTION AND WHOSE MEANS FOR HIS CLEANSING ARE LIMITED.  (Vayikra 14:21,32)   If, however, he is poor...

Metzora 5763 – Gilayon #284

Shabbat Shalom The weekly parsha commentary – parshat (link to original page) Click here to receive the weekly parsha by email each week. Parashat Metzora IF A MAN LOSES THE HAIR OF HIS HEAD AND BECOMES BALD, HE IS PURE. AND IF ON THE EDGE OF HIS FACE HIS HEAD BECOMES SMOOTH, HE IS FOREHEAD-BALD, HE IS STILL PURE. BUT WHEN THERE IS ON THE BALD SPOT OR ON THE FOREHEAD AN AFFECTON, WHITE AND REDDING, IT IS SPROUTING TZARAAT, ON HIS BALD SPOT OR ON HIS FOREHEAD. WHEN THE PRIEST LOOKS AT HIM, AND HERE: THE SWELLING OF...