The Torah lesson for this week is about skin diseases: tzara’at, but as we’ll see, this external condition is really a sign of an internal moral condition.
Question: What does TAZRIA mean in English? She conceives or bearing seed
Leviticus 12:1 And יהוה spoke to Moses saying, 2 Speak to the Children of Israel saying, If a woman has conceived and given birth to a male child: then she will be unclean seven days just like when she is having her menstrual period. C-MATS
Question: What does this mean? If the woman gives seed first, she gives birth to a male; if the man gives seed first, she gives birth to a female. Chumash (A sperm can live up to 3 days after intercourse.)
Question: What is the form of the embryo? At the beginning of its formation it is like the species of locust called rashon; its two eyes resemble two fly-drippings, likewise its two nostrils and two ears; its two arms are like two threads of crimson silk, its mouth is like a barley-grain, its trunk like a lentil, whilst the rest of its limbs are pressed together like a formless object, and it is with regard to this that the Psalmist said, “Thine eyes did see my unformed substance. ” (Psalms 139:16). Chumash