The last Jew in Spain was a 15-year-old boy who lived a lonely existence wandering the country hoping to avoid capture and forced conversion. This story never happened — it’s historical fiction. But why is it so compelling, and what should be our response?
When a rabbi tried to prevent a murder on Rosh Hashanah…
What is the unique message of the second day of Rosh Hashanah?
What’s the best way to approach G-d? To take Him to court or to say L’chaim with Him?
In previous generations, water was considered undignified. What changed? And what does it have to do with the water sacrifice in the Temple on Sukkot?
What makes you a loser and what makes you a winner?
The three holidays of Tishrei can give us a fascinating insight into how to treat others and how to treat ourselves.
What is it that connects Jews from all over the world?
When Elie Wiesel foresaw a Jewish story.
A surgeon discovered a revolutionary technique to save countless lives: checklists. What lesson can we learn from his discovery?
Memory has been proven to be quite fallible. How are we to remember things that are important?