Parashat Tzav – 5773 Expiation and atonement are the key themes of this weeks parasha – concepts which somehow lack resonance in...

Animal sacrifice –  how horrifying!  If there is one religious practice that sounds pagan, primitive, and simply wrong, well,...

  Baked Salmon with Parsley and Dijon Mustard Here we are in the yearly pressure zone again – that three week...

Vayakhel – 5773 There is a great deal of juxtaposition in the text of parashat Vayahkel, and in the previous parasha, Ki Tissa,...

When a specific image becomes ingrained in our consciousness, it’s very hard to let it go, even when we know it’s not true.  Most of us are...

Putting it on the table this Shabbat.