Chag Pesach Sameach!

I always feel a little out of sorts and discombobulated when Passover and Easter occur separately as they have done this year. The reason of course is the method of calculation. I honestly don't know how the Rabbis calculate Passover, but I know that the original method was to determine whether the barley was 'Aviv' … Continue reading Chag Pesach Sameach!

Parsha: Bo

I have been wanting to start posting notes on the weekly Torah portions ('parsha') for ages, and I have been planning to alternate between the Torah portions and the Anglican weekly lectionary readings for Sundays. I would have liked to start in the Autumn with the beginning of the new Jewish year* and/ or in … Continue reading Parsha: Bo