Parsha of the Golden Calf as One-Woman Show

This week Parsha's story of the Golden Calf has so many voices, each of which feels different to read: God, Moses, Aaron, the people, the Levites taking a stand for God. the voice of Pharaoh from the grave via wordplay that relates to how people react in a time of trouble, the women are understood to be silent in one of the strongest statements by women in the Torah, the Tablets break against the ground expressing the rage of Moses, and I can imagine the voice of the calf in the sounds made as fused metal emerges from the flames.

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