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Parashath Zachor: Remember What, Exactly? Part 2

(Part 1) Ezra the Zionist and the Four Parashiyoth We usually attribute the enactment of the public reading of the four parashiyoth to Ezra and his contemporaries. Why then? What happened at that juncture in history that warranted or necessitated the enactment? The four parashiyoth serve to remind us of our seasonal dues toward the … Continue reading