In Torah portion, called Yitro after Moses’s father-in-law Jethro, God uses the term ‘kohanim’ in reference the Jewish people. While ‘kohanim’ is translated literally as ‘priests’, in this context God is bestowing upon the Chosen Nation the unique duty of serving as emissaries who exemplify sanctity for the entire world. The revelation at Sinai was an event uniquely experienced by the Jewish people, but the ramifications of the experience, the duty as teachers to the world, affects all of humanity.

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