Thoughts on daily Talmud study not conducted “in the spirit of a believer.”
The ungraphable details matter.
At times of war, especially, it was always a patriotic holiday.
Even after taking the Orthodox out of the picture.
The Idiom and the Oddity.
“If a father doesn’t teach his son a trade, it’s as if he taught him highway robbery.”
And the rabbi who exiled him to Cleveland.
In the third and final episode of our podcast series, the eminent scholar of American Jewish life brings us into the typical synagogue to show how deeply it’s changing.
Even as she insists on clinging to a bankrupt progressivism and “the Judaism of Sunday school.”
A rich and eclectic commentary combined with a Zionist outlook.
Synagogues and rabbis should focus on what they do best.