“Shabbat is not merely a commandment; it is a gift that was not given to anyone else.”Read More Shabbat and the Noahide, part VII: Sforno on Exodus 16:29
Are we in need of a savior for the forgiveness of our sins?Read More How will the Jews be saved?
“Without this, God would disengage His essence from the universe, and at once it would revert completely to absolute nothingness…”Read More Does God Eat?
The right and wrong way to pray.Read More Prayer shouldn’t be a shopping list
“The one who had no children will give birth to seven sons / While she with many children will mourn every one.”Read More Hannah’s Song, rendered into rhyming English
“I said, ‘Return to Me!’ but she did not return.”Read More Bible Study: Jeremiah 3
II Kings 2:8: “My father, my father, the chariots of Israel and the horsemen thereof!” Targum: “My master, my master (‘Rabbi, Rabbi’), whose prayers are more beneficial to Israel than chariots and horsemen!”Read More Saving the World, part IV