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Rhyme and Reason: Parshat Chukat (Numbers 19:1-22:1)

Parshat Chukat (Numbers 19:1-22:1)

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/torah_portion/article/rhyme_and_reason_parshat_chukat_numbers_191-221_20120627

This week’s portion bears one of the Torah’s great enigmas. What exactly did Moshe Rabbeinu do that prompted God to bar him from crossing the Jordan into Israel? What was the infraction?

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