Latest Shavuot

THE TRIUMPHANT MESSAGE OF NAOMI IN THE BOOK OF RUTH

For many Holocaust survivors, Shavuot was their first festival after liberation from concentration camp. One of the first people to encounter the emaciated survivors was Rabbi Herschel Schacter (1917-2013), a... Read More

MEGILLAT RUTH – THE ORIGINS OF MONARCHY & REDEMPTION

On the festival of Shavuot (Pentecost), we have the custom to read Megillat Ruth,... Read More

MESSAGE AND MEDIA IN THE AGE OF DONALD TRUMP

Earlier this week, I came across a remarkable article in the New York Times... Read More