3 09, 2015

Overruling laws and enjoying life

By |2015-09-03T23:37:23-07:00September 3rd, 2015|Book Reviews, Thoughts|

                                                          Laws were once able to be overturned   Rabbi Marc D. Angel demonstrates his well-known knowledge and writing skills in his informative exploration of Jewish practices called “The Rhythms of Jewish Living, A Sephardic Exploration of Judaism’s Spirituality.” The book includes a fascinating chapter concerning the ancient Great Court being able to overturn laws and others [...]

31 08, 2013

Haazinu – Beyond the Text

By |2013-08-31T21:02:11-07:00August 31st, 2013|Thoughts|

The following is a brief version of an excerpt from “Beyond the Bible Text” by Rabbi Dr. Stanley Wagner and me that will be published in September 2013. We usually put three articles for each biblical portion, generally discussing thought-provoking subjects that people will not find elsewhere. This week’s essay is from HA’AZINU. While I [...]