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Sacrifices Address Emotion of Guilt

Parshat Tzav (Leviticus 6:1-8:36)

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/torah_portion/article/sacrifices_address_emotion_of_guilt_20060407

Offering a korban (from the word karov, to come close) is a hands-on project. But this very human need is not given free rein; rather, the offering of sacrifices is governed by strict regulations, in order that we tangibly relate to God in a true, proper way.

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