בס"ד
Mar 04 2015, AdarI 13, 5775
Torah reading: Ki Tisa

KABBALAH & CHASSIDUS

INSPIRATION

JEWISH PRACTICE

ASK THE RABBI

When one goes up a ladder, they must assure that they are secure on the lower rung before they go to a higher rung. So too, must be done in the service of the Almighty. Before one attempts to reach lofty levels, their present standing must be secured.

JEWISH PERSPECTIVES & VALUES

How Torah Law is Different from Civil Law

law book and gavel

Comparisons by legal scholars are often drawn between Torah law and its civil counterparts. This essay creates a paradigm shift in the way Torah law is often understood, and clarifies the differences between it and secular civil law. Read more

WEEKLY PARSHAH

JEWISH HOLIDAYS

dice

Birthdays, Purim and Jewish Luck

While there are certainly days that we feel we are luckier than others, is that luck something real? This essay explores Judaism’s position on luck, using the paradigm of birthdays and the holiday of Purim. Read more