Thinking about the Sermon - Parshat Vayikra
Last week in synagogue, I discussed how we can sometimes be like domesticated animals who just graze and never ask questions of meaning.
Ask yourself: On Passover and other festivals, do we sometimes fall into this trap? Do we sometimes end up eating thoughtlessly without reflecting on why we are eating and what we are celebrating?
A cow is only concerned with survival and doesn’t stop to reflect on the meaning of life. Are we similar? Do we run around trying to make a living without thinking about what life is for?
Click here to watch what Bill Gates had to say about a Shabbat observant Jew who lived for his values.