VAYIKRA (Leviticus, 1:1-5:26)/ HACHODESH (Exodus, 12:1-20) — “Who, Me??!!”

Life isn’t easy.  There are 613 Commandments in the Torah.  There’s no way we can come close to fulfilling them all.

G-d has great expectations of us.  But are they realistic?

We are not holy people; we’re just people.  We go to work and try to pay our mortgages.  We try to educate our children and keep them out of trouble.  There is so much going on in our lives. How can we possibly be expected to fulfill all the complex laws of the Torah?  The Sabbath!  Kosher Laws!  All the prayers!  How could we do it all?  Why should we even try?…

Read more.

Additional messages from previous years:

 “Where’s The Beef?” (2010) 

“Bringing G-d Home” (2008)

“Keeping Score” (2006) 

“Dehydrated Water” (2005)

“Hey, YOU!” (2004)

 “Little Big Man”  (2001)

Published in: on March 22, 2012 at 9:19 pm  Leave a Comment  

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