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Opinion: Korbanot, or why Jews should act more like Mormons

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/opinion/article/opinion_korbanot_or_why_jews_should_act_more_like_mormons_20120502

Few would describe the book of Leviticus as a page-turner. Its often-turgid descriptions of sacrifices (or korbanot) can be seen nowadays as perfectly calculated to let shul-goers catch up on their sleep. When we as a people lost korbanot, however, we lost something deeply profound — and our relationship with God demands that somehow we recover it.

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