The Parsha Discussion: Emor — Why Count the Omer?

Posted by Alex Israel on May 11, 2017
Topics: The Omer, The Parsha Discussion, Emor

The Pardes Parsha Discussion is a new weekly series by faculty member Rabbi Alex Israel, designed to stimulate discussion around the Shabbat table, especially with teenagers.

Click here to download and print this week’s Parsha Discussion on Emor — Why Count the Omer?

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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