13 09, 2015

Maimonides vs. Daf Yomi

By |2015-09-13T02:49:01-07:00September 13th, 2015|Thoughts|

                                                                        Maimonides vs. Daf Yomi   There is a problem with those who study the Talmud (known colloquially as “learning the Talmud”). Most of these people do not really understand what is being read, why the Talmud states what it states, what are the different versions in other parts of the Talmud, in [...]

2 10, 2014

Enchantress by Maggie Anton

By |2014-10-02T01:17:28-07:00October 2nd, 2014|Book Reviews|

  Enchantress By Maggie Anton   Maggie Anton is justly praised for the drama, suspense, and romance in her splendid three volumes about Rashi’s daughters and the first book in this series on Rav Hisda’s Daughter. This book continues the story in book one, which was subtitled “Apprentice.”  In Book one, as a young girl, [...]