Vayakhel: Pekudei in the Days of Twitter

person facing sunset with gray clouds on the horizon
When the world
Is on fire,
And the menorah
Is concealed,
We must bring 
What we have
In order to
This world
Tires me.
I tire me.
I burn my offering
Of this one 
Precious life
All the while
The avodah
I am mandated
To do.
The Hebrew people
Dismantled the mishkan
And took it to Moshe.
Each detail was included
Because every action matters,
Even when we
Are on the move,
And, especially,
When we are fuming.

Ritualwell content is available for free thanks to the generous support of readers like you! Please help us continue to offer meaningful content with a donation today. 

Related Rituals

No data was found
Shop Ritualwell - Discover unique Judaica products

The Reconstructionist Network

Liturgy Writing for Prayer Leaders

This immersion is for prayer leaders who have some experience writing prayers and want to receive feedback and hone their skills as liturgists in a supportive environment.

Six sessions, starting May 24th

Get the latest from Ritualwell

Subscribe for the latest rituals, online learning opportunities, and unique Judaica finds from our store.