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Shehechiyanu: A Meditation on this Moment

The Shehechiyanu blessing is said whenever we realize the miracle of the present moment. Traditionally, it is recited when we do something for the first…

Hadlakat Nerot: The Spark of Transition

You have to love that our most ancient ritual, Shabbat, starts with a most contemporary aesthetic: dining by candlelight. In Jewish tradition, lighting candles at…

White and Ashkenazi with a Dominican Twist

Tolya Kurchenko—the protagonist of my debut novel, Forgiving Maximo Rothman, and its sequel, Forgiving Mariela Camacho—has a unique identity. Born and labeled a Jew in…

The 10 Cookies You Will Find in Any Israeli Bakery

Bakery cookies in Israel are as diverse as the Israeli demographic, drawing inspiration from a whole melting pot of cultures. Don’t expect monstrous, American-style chocolate…

Shavua/Mazel Tov! – July 07, 2018

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Why can’t there be more than one God?

Apologies for asking such a rudimentary question. But I’d like to hear the Jewish explanation for this. submitted by /u/brewed_soma [link] [comments] Source: Reditt

Some questions i have :))

Please dont min my poor English :)) So i am reading the Torah (not to convert just because i find it interesting) and i just…

Question about Moses?

Hello r/Judaism! I’m Roman Catholic and always thought Moses was a great prophet. I recently read that the “scholarly consensus” is that Moses was a…