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  • Rosh HashanahRosh Hashanah is the Jewish New Year. It is the anniversary of the creation of Adam and Eve, and a day of judgment and coronation of G‑d as king.
  • KosherThe how and why of keeping kosher, in a step-by-step "wizard" that walks you through the basics and "advanced readings" that offer more detailed study
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  • Manna, Food of StarvationIt’s understandable that if you had to rely on a daily miracle to eat, you’d always feel hungry.Read More
  • Giving of OneselfThe passing of the Rebbe’s father, Rabbi Levi Yitzchok Schneerson, is marked on the 20th of Av. He...Read More
  • The Exiled Rabbi and the Executed Poet: A Soviet Jewish StoryRabbi Levi Yitzchak Schneerson and Peretz Markish during the height of Stalinist terrorRead More
  • The Lessons She Left MeBut how can I be a friend still? How can I conjure her up at a moment’s notice?Read More
  • Why Does G-d Not Feed the Poor?G‑d is surely not a hypocrite. If He tells us to do something, He should do it Himself as well. So...Read More
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A telling interaction between Rabbi Levi Yitzchak Schneerson and Peretz Markish during the height of Stalinist terror.
G‑d is surely not a hypocrite. If He tells us to do something, He should do it Himself as well. So shouldn't G‑d be obligated to feed the poor? Why doesn't He help His own children rather than commanding us to do it for Him?
Says the Talmud, Rabbi Eleazar used to give a coin to a poor man and immediately begin to pray.
Our verse implies that our unconditional connection with G‑d is itself conditional! Can that be right?
Seven areas of our lives represented by the "Seven Kinds": our humanity (wheat), passion (barley), joy (grapes), intimacy (figs), action (pomegranates), struggle (olives) and tranquility (dates)
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