A Powerful Lesson from Pa
Posted on 11/30/2015 by Guest Blogger in Beliefs and Practices
by Sam Fishman When Pa was about sixteen, his family fled the Russian pogroms and settled in Brooklyn. As a boy in the...
Will Jewish History Just Go On Forever?
Posted on 11/26/2015 by Rivkah Lambert Adler in Beliefs and Practices
At the Passover seder each year, Jews read the story of the exodus from Egypt. For many, the dry and heavy words of the...
Talk to God and Fix Your Health
Posted on 11/24/2015 by Guest Blogger in Health
by Rivka Levy Can I ask you a question? When you get a headache, or a stomach-ache, or a cold, or some other health issue,...
The Wisdom of Miriam (age 95)
Posted on 11/18/2015 by Guest Blogger in Beliefs and Practices
by Hillel FuldVisiting the wife's 95 year old grandmother, a woman who survived the nightmare of Auschwitz.Five lessons...
A Little Hat Story Thatís Not So Simple
Posted on 11/17/2015 by Rivkah Lambert Adler in Beliefs and Practices
In the winter of 2004, six years before we moved to Israel permanently, my family was here on a visit. Walking through the...
A Biblical Love Lesson
Posted on 11/16/2015 by Guest Blogger in Beliefs and Practices
by Rabbi Jonathan Sacks “The boys grew up. Esau became a skilful hunter, a man of the outdoors; but Jacob was a mild...