Perhaps the greatest fault of humankind is our short memory.   We take things for granted so rapidly, forgetting overnight how these...

At first glance Ki Tetzei looks like a parashah replete with unrelated laws, thrown together without regard to theme and structure.  It’s almost...

Vichysoise   Vichysoise was actually an American invention, so they say.   And just by- the- by, the final “s” is pronounced. ...

What is it about summer that makes one crave spicy hot food?  Oh… Right… I crave spicy hot food all year round.   But even more so in summer.   ...

שופטים ושותרים תתן-לך בכל-שערים אשר ה’ אלוקיך נתן לך לשבטיך ושפטו את-העם...

Re-eh – Contrasts or Contradictions? Much has been said and written about the seemingly conflicting messages in Parashat Re’eh. ...

Putting it on the table this Shabbat.