Parashat Kedoshim Every Verse a Tender Sapling

The scholar is warned not to hastily remove the Torah from his home or to give "her" to the first prospective husband who comes along, but rather to hide it in his home for three years and then for an additional year.

In Dvarim Rabbah, among a number of homilies dealing with the manner in which the Torah was transmitted through Moses to Israel, the following midrash...