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Learning to live with Leviticus

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/torah_portion/article/learning_to_live_with_leviticus_20120329

Growing up, I related to the book of Leviticus and its sacrificial cult with indifference (what’s this got to do with me?) or embarrassment (does God really need us to kill animals, sprinkle their blood and burn their carcasses for ritual purposes?). But over time, I’ve learned to love the middle book of the Torah. Here are two strategies that have made living with Leviticus a rich experience.

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