30 Days of Liberation: Day 11 – Linking Memory to Life

Rahtzah, hand washing, is the bridge between story and feast. Story is about memory; the meal, life. Water is often used as a metaphor for Torah and/or love. Psychology and neurobiology have shown that our memories drive how we live. This ritual then symbolizes an imperative to bring memory into life through sacred commitments to and love of God and other people.

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