Tuesday, April 22, 2008
pass the passover pipe
I believe the popemobile has left the country and the passover observance is ended because nyc is back to 'normal' and all the kosher food is on sale at publix. The coconut macaroons are plentiful and for bread lovers the matzo was particularly crisp this year when topped of with a gentile apostate schmeer of underwood deviled ham spread, jum.
In the book of Exodus, Moses knew a good thing when he saw it and a way out of oppression is still a good idea today. But to free ourselves from the heavy hand of creeping tyranny we have to talk the talk and walk the walk. For the jewish diaspora here, spring cleaning is serious business, follow the rules or risk getting 86'ed from the club.
"...Seven days shall ye eat unleavened bread; howbeit the first day ye shall put away leaven out of your houses;
for whosoever eateth leavened bread from the first day until the seventh day, that soul shall be cut off from Israel..."
"...ye shall do no manner of servile work. And ye shall bring an offering made by fire..."
Did somebody say fire offering to jah?
Who among us has not grooved to Bob Marley on the album of the century EXODUS -
"Movement of Jah people...
Open your eyes and look within:
Are you satisfied with the life you're living?"