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The Jewish Woman
Our sages tell us that peace is the greatest blessing, and that it’s what G‑d wants most for and from us.
Contemporary Voices
I first met the family some seven years ago, when I was called to perform a bris on their newborn son.
Jewish News
Annual influx of Jews of all backgrounds from Israel and abroad

What is it that the child has to teach?

The child naively believes that everything should be fair
and everyone should be honest,
that only good should prevail,
that everybody should have what they want
and there should be no pain or sadness.

The child believes the world should be perfect
and is outraged to...

Questions & Answers
Nowadays, there is really no reason why a person would prevent himself from becoming ritually impure. An exception is the male kohen, descendant of Aaron, brother of Moses.
Parshah (Weekly Torah)
The Yovel (Jubilee) year took place every 50 years. The fields were left fallow, slaves were freed, and land was returned.
Start each day with wonder and open your eyes to the miracles that abound.
Jewish Holidays
If someone was unable to participate in the Passover offering at the proper time, they would offer the sacrifice a month later.
Wherever our feet tread, it is all in order to cleanse and purify the world with words of Torah and prayer. We, all of Israel, are emissaries of G-d, each of us as Divine Providence has decreed for us. None of us is free from this sacred task placed on our shoulders
– Rabbi Yosef Yitzchak of Lubavitch (Hayom Yom, 5 Adar I)
The Manna (1313 BCE)
Manna, the "bread from heaven" which sustained the Children of Israel during their 40 years of... Read More »
Romans Razed Jerusalem Wall (70)
In the year 70 CE (3830 from Creation), Titus and the Roman army laid siege upon Jerusalem, greatly... Read More »
"Nuremberg Laws" Passed in Hungary (1939)
The Nazi Nuremberg Laws, depriving Jews the rights citizenship, were passed by the government of Nazi... Read More »
Dachau Liberated (1945)
Dachau was the first Nazi concentration camp and the model for the other concentration camps. During... Read More »
Witold Pilecki Executed (1948)
On this day in 1948 (5708) Witold Pilecki was executed by the Communist Polish government after a... Read More »
Tomorrow is the thirty-second day of the Omer Count. Since, on the Jewish calendar, the day begins... Read More »
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