Student Teaching in the New Millenium

5771 Emor III

In Leviticus on May 6, 2011 at 8:23 pm

The text gussies up the responsibilities of the kohen as “privilege”, but these “privileges” are grueling and servile.  Ezekiel calls the priests to a higher standard, and describes Zadok’s “reward” jubilantly, but if I were Zadok, why should I celebrate?

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