Parashat Lech Lecha: The Challenges of Relocation, Then and Now

Posted by Howard Markose on October 21, 2015
Topics: Pardes from Jerusalem, Lech Lecha, Zionism

Abraham was the first of a long line of individuals contemplating aliyah to the Holy Land.  Were his hesitations and anticipated rewards anything like those facing 21st century Jews considering the same courageous act?

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Howard teaches Biblical Hebrew at Pardes. He was born and raised in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Howard received his rabbinical ordination in 1984 from the Jewish Theological Seminary in New York. Howard lived in Toronto for ten years from 1984-1994 at which time he served as assistant rabbi at Adath Israel Congregation and rabbi at Shaar Shalom Synagogue. Click here to read more.

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