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Purim and the Challenge of Human Sexuality by Gidon Rothstein

February 24, 2010 by  
Filed under New Posts, Tanach

At a crucial moment of the Megillah named after her, Ester tells Mordechai that she will go and speak to Ahashverosh uninvited, asks him to pray for her, and closes by saying, וכאשר אבדתי אבדתי, when I am lost, I am lost.  Megillah 15a puts a twist on this phrase that brings it in line [...]