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Shabbat Shekalim (Parashat Pekudei) A Search for Identity

The nation’s character remains a mystery. The Israelites’ actions represent a psychological contradiction that creates an incoherent picture.

Once a year, on the first of day of the Hebrew month of Adar, the “shekel tax” was levied to support the Temple in...