Category Archives: Holiness

Holiness with a Body

As I prepared to take my congregation through the book of Leviticus I came upon this marvelous quote: “As revealed in Leviticus, the holy is not an abstract, metaphysical concept hanging in thin air.  Rather it is the essential quality … Continue reading

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Leviticus: A Literary Structure

What follows is a brief literary outline of the Book of Leviticus as I understand it: A. Sacrifices/Offerings (ch.1-7)     B. Priestly Ordination (ch.8-10)         C. Clean/Unclean in daily life (ch.11-15)              D. Day of Atonement (ch.16) [1]         C’. … Continue reading

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