God said, “I’ll meet the human race in only one place. That is the cross.” And if you haven’t been to the cross, there is no salvation and there is no forgiveness.
Nowadays churches are disgraced, especially those brought about by public and governmental abuse because of strong public criticism and verbal abuse. We endure years of contempt and obloquy by abusively disparaging speech or writing from the widespread vilification of politicians and we are ok with it. Wow, wake up people!
Besides discussing the duties of the Levites, this Scripture portion also provides the law of the nazir, or Nazirite, and the Aaronic Benediction (Birkat Kohanim — ברכת כהנים), more commonly known as the Priestly Blessing.
Consequently, given that we know the shocking degree of recidivism even among criminals more carefully selected for release, we can add victims of crime due to coronavirus jailbreak as the latest long-term death toll from COVID-19, or at least from the governmental reaction to it.
Using gender-inclusive language means speaking and writing in a way that does not discriminate against a particular sex, social gender or gender identity, and does not perpetuate gender stereotypes. Given the key role of language in shaping cultural and social attitudes, using gender-inclusive language is a powerful way to promote gender equality and eradicate gender bias.