Mishkan, The (Tabernacle)

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Mishkan, The (Tabernacle): a) the tabernacle or temporary Sanctuary in which the Divine Presence dwelled during the Jews’ journeys through the desert; b) the portion of the tabernacle and the Temple building before the Holy of Holies which contained the inner altar, the table for the showbread, and the menorah
A Brief Overview of the Tabernacle of Moses
It was a portable sanctuary, a spiritual center in the desert. It was the place for sacrifices . . .
Why did G‑d instruct that the lesser materials of silver and copper also be used in the Mishkan's construction? Surely pure gold would have looked much more spectacular...
Possessions are not an end in themselves. Iif anything, a person whose life revolves around them becomes a slave to his or her property. We can end up right back in an Egypt of our own making...
The poles used to transport the ark were permanent fixtures. Why think of traveling when wanting to be at rest?
The Mishkan as a prototype of time, space and man
13 chapters are filled with the details of the Sanctuary's construction, from the dimensions of its pillars to the colors of its tapestries. In contrast, the Torah devotes one chapter to its account of the creation and three chapters to the revelation at ...
The three lessons we learn from the three kinds of donations brought by the Jewish people for the building of the Tabernacle, in the desert.
The concept of “Dirah Betachtonim” (G‑d’s desire for a “dwelling in the lowly realms”); how the purpose of Creation is realized in the most ordinary, everyday actions
To put it simply: are we waiting for G‑d, or is G‑d waiting for us? Who makes the next move?
G-d wants everyone to be a Temple, living in every single one of us.
Last night, just as soon as the last of the children got quiet, it was our turn to make a bit of noise
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