Parshat Metzorah
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Parshat Metzorah

This week’s parsha, מְּצֹרָע, discusses the laws of purification after being afflicted with the spiritual illness of צרעת. Three of the items needed for the purification process are cedar wood, scarlet, and a hyssop bush. What is the significance of using these three items in the purification process? The חפץ חיים writes in his book … Continue reading

Hebrew Academy Sophmore Performs at Carnegie Hall
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Hebrew Academy Sophmore Performs at Carnegie Hall

Hebrew Academy tenth-grader Sarah Rosenthal performed at the world-renowned Carnegie Hall in New York City this past week with Jewish singing group, Hazamir. What follows is her eye-witness account of the experience. About a week ago, I had the opportunity to perform at Carnegie Hall with Hazamir; the International Jewish High School Choir. We performed … Continue reading