Fire beacons for the new moon.
Whether it’s Judeo-Arabic, or Judeo-Italian, or Judeo-Spanish, or the Judeo-German better known as Yiddish, they all mix in varying amounts of Hebrew.
Rabbi Yoḥanan, COVID-19, and the Arab spring.
A timely lesson from Tu b’Av.
Illustrating a talmudic passage.
Why did Rabbi Akiva’s students die?
“Keep your feet inside your house.”
Genius and Anxiety.
The Talmud, C.S. Lewis, and the importance of friendships based on disagreement.
“Jewish tradition expects us to study opinions that we’re not allowed to live by.”