Parashat Hukat / The flow of ritual impurity
When the natural process of transition from life to death is reversed and a dead person is brought back to life, the categories of religious law become jumbled.
“He that toucheth the dead, even any man’s dead body, shall be unclean seven days” (Numbers 19:11) is what the Torah teaches in this week’s reading, Parashat Hukat.
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