Articles on the weekly Torah readings, including inspiration and explanations.
In this time, confronted by evil, may we find the strength to keep digging deeper and deeper into the wellsprings of our faith.
As Jews of faith, we believe with certainty that history has a direction, and we exist within a long process whose end is the complete redemption of all humanity.
The Torah attaches great importance to Abraham’s purchase of the Cave of Machpelah in Hebron as a burial place for his wife Sarah.
King Solomon likens unity to ropes. Every individual string can be easily torn apart, but when we intertwine them and make a thick cord, it becomes very difficult to break
Our tradition contains various perspectives on the role and importance of the angels.
Why did God initially command Abraham to bring Isaac as an offering? What was God seeking to gain from this?
We must stop to take deep breaths, to pray, and do acts of kindness. We can keep sending love and light to the captives.
God does not give the land to someone who is not worthy of receiving it.
In response to the pain and suffering of the past few weeks, we all long to be blessed.