As ever, the participants had to contend with the most detailed minutiae from the Bible, answering questions spanning the entire Biblical canon.
Ebal has much more significance to the Jewish nation than is common knowledge.
"Yair Zakovitch is one of the most original biblical scholars in Israel and around the world," said the committee in its decision.
The binding shall be put up for public auction next week in Kedem Auction House in Jerusalem.
From my love of Hebrew and the language of the Bible and of our prayer book, I created in my mind a Jewishness and Judaism that synthesized and embraced the humanistic ideals.
Rabbi Amnon Bazak seeks to educate laity, suggest answers to theological tensions
The afterlife is not a major point of discussion in Jewish thought. Religious Jewish texts focus on the life one leads in this world — not the next one.
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This week’s Torah portion, Toldot, presents one of the many stories in Genesis dealing with the beauty of a woman and the resulting danger.
A true leader puts the nation’s needs ahead of his own and the nation’s hopes ahead of his personal ones.