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Unformatted text preview: animals that are commonly eaten as food today, which ones are considered unclean? What do you think is the value of labeling foods as clean or unclean, then and now? 4. In Leviticus 7 and 16, describe some of the sacrificial rituals that are meant to atone for sin. Explain why you think the concept of sacrificial atonement is (or is not) still meaningful in Western religion. 5. In Leviticus 12 and 15, describe the laws and rituals surrounding clean and unclean sexual conditions/relationships, which are still observed in Orthodox Judaism today (see also Lev. 18). What do you think is the value, if any, of describing sexual conditions/relationships as clean or unclean?...
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- Fall '11