Unburying Hard Truths
We all have good reasons to hide [from] the truth. But our tradition urges us, from time to time, to take a hard look inward to try to bring the truth to light. How does the metaphor of the Eternal Light, found in this week's parashah, help us understand this difficult task?
“To be effective, the preacher's message must be alive; it must alarm, arouse, challenge; it must be God's present voice to a particular people.”