Table For Five - Torah Portion Shoftim

Five different takes on Deut 20:8 - Is there anyone afraid and disheartened? Let him go back to his home, lest the courage of his comrades flag like this.

The Bride With Many Souls

The Bride With Many Souls

On the 15th of the Hebrew month of Av, the maidens of Jerusalem would go out dressed in white garments and dance in the vineyards.

The Summer Solstice And Judaism - Bring On the Clouds!

The Summer Solstice And Judaism - Bring On the Clouds!

The longest day of the year is a time when God's presence is most concealed. Even on a hot, cloudless day, however, the Sages’ words of Torah aroused moisture in the air, which in turn created the beautiful semblance of a rainbow.

Comedians In The Talmud

Comedians In The Talmud

There have always been jokers among us. Their destiny is not like everyone else's...