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Questions & Answers
How is comparing the loss of a loved one to the destruction of Jerusalem by the Romans two thousand years ago supposed to make me feel any better?
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Words are empowering. Words encourage us to reach unbelievable goals. But words can also destroy. What will your words do?
The life of Sarah was one hundred years and twenty years and seven years, the years of the life of Sarah. (Genesis 23:1)
All of them were equally good.—Rashi.
In which direction does your life move?
To wherever you have placed its arrow.
If the arrow points forever backward, to blame the present on the past and...
Prayerbook is another sign of resurgent Jewish life in Germany
Daniel (3304-3399 / 457-362 BCE) was a celebrated Jewish scholar and master interpreter of dreams who was exiled to Babylon after the destruction of the Holy Temple in Jerusalem.
Seven-story building will be dedicated to Jewish education, prayer and heritage
Tales from the Past
The businessman was at his wits’ end. For years, he had eked out a living through the small concession that the Polish government had granted him. And now, his license was suddenly revoked, and he...
When G-d gave the Torah to the People of Israel, He said to them: "I require guarantors." Said the people: "The heaven and the earth shall be our guarantors." Said G-d: "They won't last forever." Said they: "Our fathers will guarantee it." Said He: "They are busy." Said they: "Our children will guarantee it." Said He: "These are excellent guarantors."
– Mechilta D'Rashbi
Today is the first of the two Rosh Chodesh ("Head of the Month") days for the month of
"Iyar" (when a... Read More »
Tomorrow is the sixteenth day of the Omer Count. Since, on the Jewish calendar, the day begins at... Read More »
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