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Jewish Holidays
If someone was unable to participate in the Passover offering at the proper time, they would offer the sacrifice a month later.
Jewish Stories
As the procession approached the location for the chupah they were encountered by a solitary Jew in a wagon, a stranger that no one recognized....

The wise person begins each day as a small child. Every cell of his being is dedicated to learning wisdom, and so from every person he finds some wisdom to learn.


Each day, he rises to great heights of wisdom. And yet, the next morning, he begins all over again, as a small child, in wonder.

Jewish News
He wrote widely read explanations of Jewish beliefs and practices
Start each day with wonder and open your eyes to the miracles that abound.
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.
Jewish News
Suspected arson at one center only five days before
Questions & Answers
The prevalence of suicide in our society has been gradually rising. What is Judaism's perspective on this urgent and oft-times taboo topic.
Those who cut down healthy trees see no blessing in their work
– Talmud, Pesachim 50b
"Second Passover" (1312 BCE)
A year after the Exodus, G-d instructed the people of Israel to bring the Passover offering on the... Read More »
Passing of Rabbi Meir (2nd Century CE)
Rabbi Meir, a second century scholar and scribe, was among the foremost disciples of Rabbi Akiba.... Read More »
Jews of Bisenz Massacred (1605)
The Jews of Bisenz, Austria were massacred on the 14th of Iyar, 5365... Read More »
Germans Burn Jewish Books (1933)
Following the rise of the Nazi Party in Germany in the year 1933, the Nazis burned thousands of books... Read More »
Eichmann Captured in Buenos Aires (1960)
Adolf Eichmann, a key party in implementing of Hitler's "final solution," was captured by agents of... Read More »
It is customary to eat matzah today to mark the "Second Passover" (see "Today in Jewish... Read More »
Tomorrow is the thirtieth day of the Omer Count. Since, on the Jewish calendar, the day begins at... Read More »
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