Category: Vayechi

AN EDUCATION IN JEWISH EDUCATION

You will probably have heard about the controversy over general studies at Orthodox Jewish day... Read More

JACOB & THE END OF DAYS

Parshat Vayechi is all about Jacob’s passing, and what transpired in the period leading up... Read More

THE BENEFITS OF PILING ON THE PRESSURE

Over the past couple of decades a new area of psychological research has emerged that... Read More

THE MYSTERY OF JACOB’S DEATHBED SECRETS

Shortly before he died, Jacob called for all his sons to come and visit him... Read More

A GRAVE DESECRATION IN VILNA

One of the contemporary Jewish world’s most impressive yet unsung scholars is the unassuming Professor... Read More

BRIDGING THE GAP BETWEEN LEFT AND RIGHT

I have often wondered why it is that so many people do not engage with... Read More

THE ELEVATION OF EPHRAIM & MANASSEH

When Jacob summoned Joseph towards the end of his life (Bereishit 48), he reminisced with... Read More

WRITING VIOLENCE OUT OF THE SCRIPT

On the face of it one can understand the logic behind seeking a peaceful solution... Read More