Topic: The Blue Thread

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Numbers 15:38 says: “Throughout the generations to come you are to make tassels on the corners of your garments, with a blue cord (Tekhelet) on each tassel.”  So what happened to the blue cord?  Most prayer shawls today are made with all white cords.


These three YouTube video clips will take you on a journey that involves old scrolls of old rabbinical teaches and instructions about how to make the Tassels (Tzitzit), scuba diving, archeology, chemistry and more.  Check it out.

What Happened to the Blue Thread?:

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

Dave Lyman