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Counting the Omer Leviticus 23:15 "And you shall count for yourselves...seven weeks"
Counting the Omer Video: Excerpt of Sicha 23 Iyar, 5749.
Each Day At first glance, the counting of days seems to be of no consequence, since the flow of time is beyond man's control. Yet, it is obviously very...
Counting More Than Time On Passover, G-d took the Jews out of Egypt, but He did not take Egypt out of the Jews. He liberated our people from slavery, but did not change...
Counting Then and Now The first time the Jewish people counted during the period between Passover and Shavuot was when they left Egypt and were preparing themselves to...
Prayer and Counting the Omer - A Unique Relationship In the Siddur of the Alter Rebbe, we find a seeming anomaly with regard to Sefiras HaOmer. Although the text and order of his Siddur is based on...
Seven Perfect Weeks We are commanded: "You shall count... seven perfect weeks." There are sages of the post-Talmudic era who interpret this charge as implying that the...