Shavuot

Greater than Abraham.

Hayyim Angel
June 9 2016 12:01AM

The rewards of human kindness.

June 8 2016 12:01AM

A recipe for overcoming dissolution.

May 22 2015 12:01AM

On the “stubborn” nature of the Jews.

Francis Nataf
May 21 2015 12:01AM

The connection between the two isn’t obvious.

Micah Goodman
May 12 2015 12:01AM

“Cyclical time is deeply conservative; covenantal time is profoundly revolutionary.”

May 11 2015 12:01AM

Rosh Hashanah as described in the Torah looks very different from the Rosh Hashanah we know today. What happened, and what exactly are we celebrating?

Nathan Laufer
Sept. 16 2014 5:37PM

The festival of Shavuot is less for doing than for thinking about the reason for doing and the purpose of doing—that is, about God and His commandments.

Ben Elton
June 3 2014 12:01AM

The book of Ruth, read on Shavuot, is a tale of moral goodness that also happens to feature an unusual number of laws (halakhot). What’s. . .

Yossi Prager
June 2 2014 12:01AM

Why we read the book of Ruth on Shavuot.

May 28 2014 4:11PM