Ki Tissa: A Summary of the Parashah

God continues describing the Tabernacle to Moses; the people worship the Golden Calf, Moses pleads on their behalf, and God forgives them.

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3) God is known here as a Jealous God. How do you feel when you are jealous? What does being a Jealous God mean?

4) Moses asks to see God’s face but God says no human can ever see God’s face, lest s/he die. Do you ever wish you could see God? Why? How does it make you feel to know that God doesn’t want you to physically see God?

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Nancy Reuben Greenfield

Nancy Reuben Greenfield has written three adaptations of the Torah, including an
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