Issues 05:03 A Woman’s Place

A Woman’s Place…

Blessed Art Thou, O Lord Our God, Who Hast Not Made Me A Woman.” One need not be a member of a radical feminist association to feel insulted by such a statement! Does this traditional Jewish prayer reflect an inherent attitude of disdain toward women in the Jewish religion? If so, is the Bible to […]

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Parts of Speech
Author: Gary Gach

It’s okay by me how short words, like love, GOD, bad real, etc. can be so short and mean so many things and assume such crucial importance as to conversation that their meanings be tacitly agreed to be understood; But the one, five letters, that always stops me is human; human dimension, human adventure, yet […]

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Celebrate the Feasts
Author: Ellyn Wilkoff

Book Title: Celebrate the Feasts of the Old Testament in Your Own Home or Church Author: Martha Zimmerman Artist: Gene A. Getz (Designer) Date Published: March 1981 Publisher: Bethany House Publishers; Unabridged Version edition Genre: 1. Ritual2. Worship & Devotion ISBN: 978-0871232281 Reviewer: Ellyn Wilkoff Christians celebrating Jewish holidays? Amazing, but true! Martha Zimmerman, a […]

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In the Little Shtetl of Vaysechvoos: The Brilliant Young Man

Rabbi Asa Yitzhak was the cause of much consternation in the little shtetl of Vaysechvoos. Not that he was a fool, nor was he unjust in his treatment of the little congregation. No, he was known to be quite loving and compassionate–a fine young man. It was his brilliance that confused the townspeople. They remembered […]

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