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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 12:00:00 ESTAn excerpt from a larger work, titled The Lubavitcher Rebbe’s Philosophy of Torah.
Wed, 25 Jun 2014 12:00:00 EST
Wed, 18 Jun 2014 12:00:00 ESTThe author may well have invented a new genre: the Kabalistic-Chasidic Story
Mon, 24 Feb 2014 12:00:00 ESTFor 18th-century Jewry in Eastern Europe, the city of Vilna was the bastion of Torah scholarship and the center of Talmudic learning, while Mezheritch was the cradle of Chassidism and deep spirituality. The precedence and relevance of these two foci of Jewish life have been debated for close to 300 years.
Thu, 27 Dec 2012 12:00:00 ESTOn the 200th anniversary of the passing of the Alter Rebbe, founder of the Chabad school of mysticism, two scholars sit down to discuss the significance of one of his teachings—the meaning and value of the physical universe.
Tue, 21 Feb 2012 12:00:00 ESTThere are other components to the human diet, and technically we can subsist on other foods. But there is something about bread which marks it as the quintessential food, and as the metaphor for all that nourishes our existence.
Fri, 19 Mar 2010 12:00:00 ESTWhy is belief in Moshiach so fundamental to Judaism? Could not a person conceivably commit himself to observing the Torah, without accepting its vision of a future perfect world?
Sun, 14 Mar 2010 12:00:00 ESTAs a rule, important dates on the Jewish calendar are celebrated according to the day of the month. The war of the firstborn occurred on the 10th of Nissan, which was also the Shabbat before Passover. So why does the commemoration of this miracle follow the day of the week rather than the day of the month?
Thu, 17 Dec 2009 12:00:00 ESTOne day, it was revealed to Rabbi Israel Baal Shem Tov that he had merited that a great soul would be his "roommate" and partner in the World To Come...
Tue, 06 Oct 2009 12:00:00 ESTIf the Torah's description of Noah's righteousness can be understood both ways, why do the sages propose a negative interpretation?