5772 — Vayikra: What’s Wrong With Hametz?

Posted by Alex Israel on March 21, 2012
Topics: Vayikra, Vayikra (Leviticus), Pesach

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Rabbi Alex Israel discusses parsha Vayikra and the question of Hametz. Hametz is forbidden on Passover. It is also banned from teh Temple Altar. What is so bad about Hametz?

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About Alex Israel

Alex teaches Bible at Pardes and is the Director of the Community Education Program and the Summer Program. Alex was born and raised in London. He holds degrees from London School of Economics, the Institute of Education London and Bar-Ilan University. Alex studied at Yeshivat Har Etzion under Rav Aharon Lichtenstein and Rav Yehudah Amital, and gained Rabbinic ordination from the Israeli Rabbinate. Click here to read more.

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