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 appears: “It is written, ‘And Moses called [unto all Israel, and said unto them]’ (Deuteronomy 29:1). This verse should be connected to ‘My son, if thou wilt receive my words, and lay up my commandments with thee’ (Proverbs 2:1). What does the...
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