What is the link between the Jewish people, superheroes, and the world as we know it?
Exploring biblical themes from the context of the film, the Matrix.””
Remember in the ’60s the folk-rock song made famous by a music group called The Byrds” which began with these lyrics: To everything (turn, turn, turn) There is a season (turn, turn, turn) And a time to every purpose under heaven. After describing the cycle of seasons—life, death, love, hate, building, tearing down—the lyrics urge […]
A potential convert to Judaism once came to Shammai1—so the story goes—and asked him, How many Torahs do you have?” The stern Shammai replied, “Two—the Written Torah (the Law of Moses), and the Oral Torah (the Rabbinical traditions).” The man said, “Well, I’ll convert to Judaism on the condition that you teach me only the […]