Hebrew Thought: How Does God View Covenant of Marriage?

The Talmud says “One must always be careful of wronging his wife, for her tears are frequent and she is quickly hurt.” The husband of the woman suspected of adultery is brought to the Tabernacle. The priest officiating the ritual prepares a cocktail of water and dust from the Tabernacle floor. He makes the womanContinue reading “Hebrew Thought: How Does God View Covenant of Marriage?”

The Tale of Two Wives

Torah Portion week 38, Numbers 16:1-18:32 The Two Wives Thought for the Week: A proverb says, “Woe to the wicked, and woe to his neighbor.” This applies to Dathan and Abiram, the neighbors of Korah. Dathan and Abiram were neighbors with a contentious man. That is why they were punished with him and were sweptContinue reading “The Tale of Two Wives”