November 07, 2022
We can be safe if we carry the sacred from our metaphorical hilltop to the world below. ...
November 01, 2022
How literary misinterpretations have colored political discourse in Israel....
October 26, 2022
The unexpected way my Jewish background helped me......
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October 20, 2022
The only people now who are deliberately and seriously working for peace are the peacebuilders...
September 30, 2022
The film Love and Stuff caused me to reflect on my own experience of losing my mother. ...
September 20, 2022
According to the commentator, Nachmanides, Moses finishes reviewing the commandments and stipulations of the Torah by Deuteronomy 26:16. This already comes most of the way through a book of the Torah that some commentators view as a recapitulation of the other four books – and which some contemporary scholars view as a later addition altogether. So why are we here, three chapters after the most generous reading of the Book of Deuteronomy indicates Moses has fully conveyed the content of the Torah? Why is Moses relating a review of a review within......
A video where Brad Hirschfield lists the victims names in the recent Orlando shooting. Because first we need to internalize a tragedy before we jump to speak.