Pardes Levavot, a Jewish Renewal congregation in Boulder, will be offering an adult Hebrew class beginning November 12. The class is ideal for those who have learned the Hebrew alphabet and want to continue on from there. “Prayerbook Hebrew the Easy Way” will be the text used for the class. Class will be held on Thursday evenings from 6:15-7:45 and is scheduled to continue through the end of May. For more information and to register please email Hebrew@pardeslevavot.org .
“The Forest of Sadness.” That’s the last stop recorded in the Sinai travel itinerary. What is this strange place? And what pain does it hold, there in the shadows of its trees?
Towards the end of The Book of Numbers, there is a list of 42 places on the Israelite's journey as they hope to enter a new land. It is reminiscent of the wanderings of refugees, migrants and asylum seekers of which there are some 65 million in our world today.