July 2015 archive

The Twitter Torah- The Entire Torah, Chapter by Chapter, in 140 Character Tweets

Genesis   Gn 1-God creates world. Light, sky, land, plants, animals. Humans in God’s image- be fertile and increase. Six days. God says it is good.   Gn 2-God rests. Not good for man to be alone. Woman formed from his rib. Don’t eat fruit of tree of knowledge of good/evil or you will die. …

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Helena Ruth and the Change of Command

I spent last weekend in Salt Lake City where my Army unit, the 807th Medical Command, has its headquarters.  One of the things that I enjoy about the military is its respect for ritual, which parallels Jewish tradition.  Last weekend was filled with festivities in honor of the change of command, as our commanding general, …

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