Torah Portion of the Week: To Know God

Parashat Ki Tissa depicts the high point of a life that is in itself a human high point: the moment Moses, the greatest prophet who ever lived, asks for the opportunity to know God.

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Many people believe in God, but few know him. In the fifth chapter of his introduction to the talmudic Tractate Avot, Maimonides writes that knowledge of God is the worthiest goal of human existence: “You must...