Issues 01:04 Calendar that Tells More than the Date

A Calendar That Tells More Than the Date
Author: Moishe Rosen

The central theme of the message which brought Jewish people together and bound us to one another is Hear, O Israel, the Lord our God is one God.” In this affirmation, there are many inferences to be understood. Some would look no further than the interpretation that He alone is deity. This truth is more […]

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A Story for Shevuoth
Author: Jean Zeller

I was on my way to The Land on an assignment to report on some new agricultural kibbutzim. My flight had yet to be announced as one delay had followed another in the uncertain weather. It was obvious that there was going to be more delay and I was very tired. I watched with absent […]

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Purim: An Answer To A Promise

Of all the happy holidays in the Jewish calendar, Purim, the Feast of Esther, is a favorite. What makes it so popular? Is it the fragrant hamantashen, with their sticky-sweet surprises of poppy seed or prune filling ? Is it the fun of dressing up in costume to emulate king or queen, scholar or scoundrel? […]

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