Category: Articles

A PESACH LESSON FROM ENTEBBE

A couple of weeks ago, on March 26th, former airline pilot Michel Bacos died in... Read More

A PRAYER FOR EATING CHOMETZ

In 1943, Rabbi Aharon Davids was the chief rabbi of Rotterdam when the Nazis deported... Read More

KEEPING UP WITH THE JONESES

On November 10, 1987, artist Arthur R. Momand died in New York at the age... Read More

THE REMARKABLE REVELATION OF BEN ZOMA

At the beginning of the Seder, we recall the story of five Talmudic sages who... Read More

WHAT A BOLLYWOOD MOVIE CAN TEACH US ABOUT TAZRIA

You will be excused for not having heard abou the latest Bollywood movie sensation, a... Read More

TRYING TO UNDERSTAND “TUM’AH”

The Torah portion of Tazria introduces the concept of “tum’ah”, usually translated either as impurity,... Read More

THE WORK OF YOUR HANDS

Did the Democratic party’s 2020 presidential candidates deliberately shun AIPAC’s annual Policy Conference in Washington... Read More

THE ROW OVER AARON’S BLESSING

In recording the final moments of the Mishkan’s dedication, the Torah informs us that Aaron... Read More