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Pinchas: Peace and Zealotry

In an unprecedented act of sanctioned zealotry, we read in this week's Torah portion about Pinchas being commended for taking a stand ...

July 2, 2010 11:26 am
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Chukas: On the Essence of Leadership

Moses is Israel and Israel is Moses.... For the leader of the generation is...

Shelach: Insects and Giants

We were in our own eyes like tiny grasshoppers, and so were we in their eyes - Numbers, Shelach 13:33 If the scouts objectively were like midgets compared to the huge giants they encountered, why...

Bechukosai: Why is G-d So Angry?

Last week Biblical Torah portion enumerates forty-nine curses that will befall those that transgress the law (Leviticus 26:14-43). For the record, this is the first of three places in the Torah where we read...

April 16, 2010 5:15 pm
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Metzora: Healing Your Words

The Torah section of this week, Tazria-Metzorah (Leviticus chapters 12-15), discusses the laws...

April 16, 2010 4:53 pm
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Tazria: Don’t Kill the Love – Cultivating Sensitivity toward the Birds

Why computers should be considered masculine: 1. They have a lot of data but are still...

April 10, 2010 4:36 pm
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Shemini: Ignorance

A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance. -- Saul Bellow Light travels faster than...

March 26, 2010 3:59 pm
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Tzav: “A constant fire shall burn upon the altar”

"The fire on the altar shall remain aflame on it, it shall not be...

March 19, 2010 3:53 pm
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Vayikra: Challenging Your Animal

Mom's Perspective Two Jewish mothers met for coffee. "Well, Mildred," asked one. "How are your son and...

March 12, 2010 7:28 pm

Vayakhel-Pekudei: The Human Miracle

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March 5, 2010 3:27 pm

Ki Tisa: Which You Broke

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February 26, 2010 5:18 pm

The Lonely G-d – Rest For a Weary Traveler

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July 2, 2010 11:26 am
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Pinchas: Peace and Zealotry

In an unprecedented act of sanctioned zealotry, we read in this week's Torah portion about Pinchas being commended for taking a stand against...

June 18, 2010 4:00 pm
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Chukas: On the Essence of Leadership

Moses is Israel and Israel is Moses.... For the leader ...

June 4, 2010 3:52 pm
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Shelach: Insects and Giants

We were in our own eyes like tiny grasshoppers, and so were we in their eyes - Numbers, Shelach 13:33 If the scouts objectively were like...

May 7, 2010 4:03 pm
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Bechukosai: Why is G-d So Angry?

Last week Biblical Torah portion enumerates forty-nine curses that will befall those that transgress the law (Leviticus 26:14-43). For the record, this is the first...

April 16, 2010 5:15 pm
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Metzora: Healing Your Words

The Torah section of this week, Tazria-Metzorah (Leviticus chapters 12-15), discusses the laws of tzaraas, usually translated as "leprosy." Tzaraas was a...

April 16, 2010 4:53 pm
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Tazria: Don’t Kill the Love – Cultivating Sensitivity toward the Birds

Why computers should be considered masculine: 1. They have a lot of data but are still clueless. 2. They are supposed to help you solve your problems,...

April 10, 2010 4:36 pm
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Shemini: Ignorance

A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance. -- Saul Bellow Light travels faster than sound. That's why most people seem bright until you hear them...

March 26, 2010 3:59 pm
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Tzav: “A constant fire shall burn upon the altar”

"The fire on the altar shall remain aflame on it, it shall not be extinguished; and the Priest shall kindle wood upon it...

March 19, 2010 3:53 pm
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Vayikra: Challenging Your Animal

Mom's Perspective Two Jewish mothers met for coffee. "Well, Mildred," asked one. "How are your son and daughter doing?" "To tell you the truth," answered the second, "my...

March 12, 2010 7:28 pm
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Vayakhel-Pekudei: The Human Miracle

In the Beginning As a result of a near mutiny, the overbearing and arrogant Captain was forced to see a Psychiatrist by order of the Commodore. As...

March 5, 2010 3:27 pm
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Ki Tisa: Which You Broke

"Which You Broke" The simple reading of the story goes like this: After the Jews created a Golden Calf, Moses smashed the stone tablets created...

February 26, 2010 5:18 pm
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The Lonely G-d – Rest For a Weary Traveler

Do you ever feel lonesome? Utterly alone? With no one to turn to and no one able to understand you? Join the club. Imagine...

Features

Jewish Agency’s Future in Question With Sharansky’s Departure

JNS.org - Announcing his pending retirement during an interview last week, the Jewish Agency...

Israel Is High on Medical Marijuana

JNS.org - Google CEO Eric Schmidt believes Israeli entrepreneurs succeed because they challenge authority, question everything and don’t play by the rules. “The...

World

Netanyahu to Meet With Clinton, Trump in New York on Sunday

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will meet separately with Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on Sunday, several sources with knowledge of the meetings told CNN. The meetings were arranged in the...

Middle East

Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Sidelined at UN General Assembly, as World Dea...

They took the stage, one after the other, two aging actors in a long-running drama that has begun to lose...

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