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“The only question is,” the Rebbe murmured, “will that be before or after the incident?”
The Jewish Woman
Can you be fully immersed if you are taking a picture?
The bulk of the Talmudic texts contain analysis of Biblical verses and Torah law, but it’s interspersed with everything from medical advice to stories, from folk sayings to fabric dying tips.

As the world came into being, so did compassion. It may be the most vital element in our world—because it allows everything to keep chugging along while so loosely strung together, enduring so perfectly in its imperfection.

Without compassion, the sages say, our world could not stand. Because with compassion comes...

Jewish News
Economics professor served in many philanthropic positions
Jewish Stories
If successful, he would save his brothers and sisters from certain ruin. If unsuccessful, they shuddered to imagine…
Jewish History
Amram, son of Kehot, led the Jewish people in Egypt and fathered three of the greatest leaders in Jewish history.
Mitzvahs & Traditions
When ancient farming laws meet cutting edge agriculture
Chapter 21 of Positivity Bias
Jewish News
Chayale Mendelsohn celebrates with friends from near and far
Parshah (Weekly Torah)
Our sages established that we drink four cups of wine at the Seder, recalling the four expressions of redemption
Faith means absolute trust in G-d. But there is something still greater than faith. (“Parsha Perks” with Dr Michael Chighel | Shemot)
Rabbi Elazar would give a coin to a pauper, and only then would he pray
– Talmud, Bava Batra 10a
Passing of R. Schneur Zalman of Liadi (1812)
The founder of Chabad Chassidism, Rabbi Schneur Zalman of Liadi (1745-1812), passed away on the eve... Read More »
Safed Earthquake (1837)
A devastating earthquake struck northern Israel, killing four thousand Jews in Safed and between 700... Read More »
Mt. Sinai Hospital (1852)
One of the first hospitals in America under Jewish direction, Mount Sinai Hospital, was founded in... Read More »
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