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Parashat Emor (May 3, 2014)
by Sherry Nehmer

I HAVE AN UNHEALTHY FASCINATION with the movie The Ten Commandments. As a piece of filmmaking it’s ponderous: The acting is over-the-top, and it takes itself very, very seriously in the way of all 1950s epics. But still, it’s entertaining, and every time it’s shown on TV, I manage to catch at least part of it.

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Great insights
Brilliant how you made this parshah, full of apparently rigid rules and
almost absurd standards, a call for tolerance and acceptance.  Huzzah,
Huzzah and Yasher Koach.

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