Wheat: Jewish Symbol of Abundance and God’s Promises Fulfilled
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Wheat: Jewish Symbol of Abundance and God’s Promises Fulfilled

Wheat. It’s the quintessential summer crop. And a widely-evoked symbol in Jewish art and design. In the Torah, wheat is one of the seven species of agricultural crops that signify the abundance of the Promised Land. The association comes from the Torah narrative of the Israelites’ approach to the Promised Land after traveling for forty … Continue reading