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Sep 25 2013

Torah MOMentary: Was God in Labor?

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This is the first post in our new Torah commentary series. This week we read Parashat Bereshit. To learn more, click here.

The Torah begins at the beginning, with the creation of the world.

We often think of creation as making something out of nothing. An artist takes a blank canvas, marks it up with colors, and voila: a painting. A builder takes an empty plot of land, builds on it: a house. A baby is born, and there’s a tiny human where before was just…air?

But wait. Something was there before the baby…I can almost remember…oh yeah, it was what I called “my life”! Read the rest of this entry →

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