Tetzaveh-Purim – He Carries, We Carry

Why does Hashem ask the Kohanim to carry the Aron if He is carrying it Himself? Why did Achashverosh want to wear the clothing of the High Priest? Why does the Midrash stress that the Jewish people have all the talent we need – in leadership, priesthood, war prowess, etc – and that we need not go to the nations of the world? What is the teaching behind Hashem’s command to Moshe to appoint his brother as the Kohen Gadol, despite Moshe’s own expectation to fulfill that role himself?

Find out in this week’s parsha podcast.

Running time: 25:23

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