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Parshat Tezaveh Sweets & Treats

In this week’s Torah Portion, Parshat Tezaveh, Hashem tells Moshe that only pure olive oil can be used to light the “everlasting flame” of the menorah, which Aharon will light each day, “from evening...

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Parshat Terumah Sweets and Treats

In this week’s Torah Portion, Parshat Terumah, the Jewish People are asked to contribute 13 materials: gold, silver and copper; blue-, purple- and red-dyed wool; flax, goat hair, animal skins, wood, olive oil, spices...

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Hamantash Fest Week #1

This Sunday marks the month of Adar, and that means Purim, and hamantashen of course! Join Oorah’s Hamantash Fest! Send us pictures of your baking, your favorite recipes, and let us know your favorite...

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Parshat Mishpatim Sweets and Treats

In this week’s Torah Portion, Parshat Mishpatim, Hashem gives the Jewish People a series of 53 mitzvot (commandments) – 23 positive mitzvot and 30 negative mitzvot. The laws cover the indentured servant, punishments for...