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By the Numbers
10 Facts You Should Know About Masada

Discover something you did not know about the site of the last stronghold of Jewish resistance during the 1st-century revolt against the Romans.
10 Questions:Take the Kabbalat Shabbat Quiz

What do you know about this uplifting prayer?
The Freeman Files
How to Avoid Fanaticism, by Rabbi Akiva and His Students

Can you believe you have the truth, be ready to give your life for it, and nevertheless leave space for others?
Your Questions
Why No “Nun” in Ashrei?

Each verse starts with another letter of the Hebrew Alphabet--except for nun.
On the Calendar
Wednesaday Is Pesach Sheni
The "Second Passover" marks the day when someone who was unable to participate in the Passover offering in the proper time would observe the mitzvah exactly one month later.
Sunday Is Lag BaOmer

Lag BaOmer, the 33rd day of the Omer count, is a festive day on the Jewish calendar.
History
The Archeology of Tel Be’er Sheva and the Stories It Tells

Be’er Sheva’s Jewish history is almost as old as Jewish history itself. Abraham and Abimelech sealed an oath here, as recorded in the Book of Genesis.
Hebrew Word of the Week
What Can the Hebrew Word for “Worship” Teach You?

Voices
My Husband Was in a Coma and I Turned Our Lives Around

We were nonobservant Russian-speaking Jews. Then a freak accident changed everything.
Parshah
Eat to Live or Live to Eat?

Lifestyle
Anger will kill a fool
— Job 5:2
Print Magazine

G‑d is not understandable.

But G‑d ponders Himself.

And this mode of pondering Himself He gave to us, dressed in many stories and rituals and ways of life.

Dressed in those clothes, we unite with G‑d in His pondering of Himself.

Maamar Gal Enai 5737.

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