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  • newPARSHAS D'VARIM - shabbos chazon
    Click for articles on the parshaClick for videos and more articles on the parsha…Click for articles on Shabbos Chazon
    - 9 hours ago, 23 Jul 17, 1:37am -
  • STEPPING OUT OF THE STATUS QUO OF EXILE
    When one is physically stuck in a place, somewhere he should not be, and not moving forward, then – notwithstanding his great progress within that place, advancing within that space, that realm – he is still in Mitzrayim! * If you’re stuck in a…
    - 4 days ago, 19 Jul 17, 4:16pm -
  • WHY DECLARE “YECHI”?
    G-d instructed Moshe to wage war against Midian for causing the Jewish people to sin, causing them much grief. As the last major campaign before he was to pass, G-d instructed Moshe to take revenge on the Midianites, and only then pass on.
    - 4 days ago, 19 Jul 17, 4:09pm -
  • WHEN CHASSIDIC ADMURIM ENCOUNTER THE REBBE’S SHLUCHIM
    Every year, dozens of Admurim visit cities and countries far from their headquarters. They need logistical and spiritual assistance, which they get from the Rebbe’s shluchim. These are opportunities for direct encounters between Admurim and the wor…
    - 4 days ago, 19 Jul 17, 3:57pm -
  • A TRUE P’NIMI IS SOMEONE WHO DECLARES “YECHI"
    This Shabbos, Matos-Massei, is Shabbos Mevarchim Chodesh Menachem Av. It is critical, especially as we approach the Nine Days, that we farbreng about the Avoda that needs to be done now to bring the Geula and turn the month of Menachem Av into happy…
    - 4 days ago, 19 Jul 17, 3:52pm -
  • DOVID WILL BE HIS DEPUTY
    From Chapter Fifteen of Rabbi Shloma Majeski’s Likkutei Mekoros, Volume 2 (Underlined text is the compiler’s emphasis
    - 4 days ago, 19 Jul 17, 3:49pm -
  • PRIVACY CONCERNS
    Selected Halachos from the“One Minute Halacha” project
    - 4 days ago, 19 Jul 17, 3:46pm -
  • A CHASSID MUST DO WHAT A CHASSID MUST DO
    How can we explain the situation today when we don’t see the Rebbe (Rebbe is not something you can explain or understand; a Lubavitcher doesn’t have to understand everything). * Why should we write to the Rebbe when he knows everything? (There is…
    - 4 days ago, 19 Jul 17, 3:40pm -
  • THE DRASHA, THE GIFT, AND THE MIRACLE
    When Moshiach will come to redeem us, all the Jews of the world will come out to greet him, and every Jew will look for a Torah scroll with which to greet Moshiach. However, since there are clearly more Jews than Torah scrolls, what will those Jews d…
    - 4 days ago, 19 Jul 17, 3:05pm -
  • PARSHAS Mattos-Massei
    Click for articles on the parshasClick for videos and more articles on Parshas Mattos…Click for videos and more articles on Parshas Massei…
    - 7 days ago, 16 Jul 17, 4:23pm -

Forward Magazine

Moment Magazine

  • A Conversation With Trump’s Inauguration Rabbi

    A Conversation With Trump’s Inauguration Rabbi

    "It’s not a question of supporting [Trump]; Jews support Israel. And is he good for Israel? The answer is, he sure is."The post A Conversation With Trump’s Inauguration Rabbi appeared first on Moment Magazine - The Next 5,000 Years of Conversati…
    - 58 days ago, 26 May 17, 6:11pm -
  • What Does Trump’s Visit Mean for Israel?

    What Does Trump’s Visit Mean for Israel?

    "As a political historian, I would say that most trips abroad are filled with great hopes and, while they rarely end up in disappointment, they also rarely end up in tremendous achievements."The post What Does Trump’s Visit Mean for Israel? appear…
    - 59 days ago, 25 May 17, 8:20pm -
  • Opinion | It’s Hard to Celebrate on Jerusalem Day

    Opinion | It’s Hard to Celebrate on Jerusalem Day

    I want to celebrate that day when the walls that had cut the city in two came down, and we thought that East and West could merge. But it’s hard to celebrate in Jerusalem when right-wing, nationalistic politicians are putting up new walls. The pos…
    - 59 days ago, 25 May 17, 4:04pm -
  • At the Wandering Que, Kosher Meets Texas Barbecue

    At the Wandering Que, Kosher Meets Texas Barbecue

    About five years ago, we decided to do a one-time, five-day barbecue pop-up kosher restaurant. We served nearly 6,000 people in four days, and I realized then and there that I was onto something.The post At the Wandering Que, Kosher Meets Texas Barb…
    - 59 days ago, 25 May 17, 12:00pm -
  • Book Review | The Origin of the Jews: The Quest for Roots in a Rootless Age by Steven Weitzman

    Book Review | The Origin of the Jews: The Quest for Roots in  a Rootless Age by Steven Weitzman

    Princeton University Press 2017 / 408 pp. / $35 In a sermon delivered during Passover in 2001, David Wolpe, a distinguished Conservative rabbi in Los Angeles, told his congregation that there was no reliable evidence that the Exodus from Egypt ever t…
    - 60 days ago, 24 May 17, 4:39pm -
  • Book Review | The Six-Day War: The Breaking of the Middle East by Guy Laron

    Book Review | The Six-Day War: The Breaking of the Middle East by Guy Laron

    2017 / 384 pp. / $28 The 1967 Six-Day War is most accurately viewed as another round in the 100 years’ war for Palestine that started with the anti-Zionist riots in 1920. Since then a series of armed conflicts between Jews and Arabs has shaped the…
    - 60 days ago, 24 May 17, 4:25pm -
  • Palestinian Haute Cuisine Heats Up

    Palestinian Haute Cuisine Heats Up

    “To this day, most Israeli Jews think of Arab food as cheap ‘hummus-chips (french fries)-salad-kebab’—all said as a single word. But it isn’t really Arab food at all."The post Palestinian Haute Cuisine Heats Up appeared first on Moment Mag…
    - 60 days ago, 24 May 17, 3:24pm -
  • Tell Us: What Do You Remember About the Six-Day War?

    Tell Us: What Do You Remember About the Six-Day War?

    We want to hear your stories.The post Tell Us: What Do You Remember About the Six-Day War? appeared first on Moment Magazine - The Next 5,000 Years of Conversation Begin Here.
    - 60 days ago, 24 May 17, 12:29pm -
  • Defining Moments in Israeli History

    Defining Moments in Israeli History

    Which event most defined the last half-century of the Israeli experience?The post Defining Moments in Israeli History appeared first on Moment Magazine - The Next 5,000 Years of Conversation Begin Here.
    - 62 days ago, 22 May 17, 3:27pm -
  • Timothy Snyder on Modern Tyranny

    Timothy Snyder on Modern Tyranny

    Modern tyranny can change things quickly by making us react slowly. You have an enormous amount of influence in the first weeks and months. If you spend that time saying, “This is not that big a deal,” or “The institutions will protect us,” o…
    - 65 days ago, 19 May 17, 12:49pm -

Sh'ma Journal

  • Chosen or Choosing: A Jewish-Muslim Exchange
    In the following brief exchange, Or Rose and Homayra Ziad explore their personal reactions to the notion of chosenness in Judaism and Islam. As scholars and practitioners, they also reflect on their approach to prayer and their openness to other reli…
    - 10 Feb 15, 10:00pm -
  • Bridging the Near and the Far
    Chosenness is about carrying, internalizing, and claiming difference; being willing to stand up for what matters... Embracing chosenness means accepting a moral mandate to speak for and with those whose dignity has been denied. ... More »
    - 10 Feb 15, 10:00pm -
  • Counterintuitive Reflections on Biblical Chosenness
    “A truly rational and universal God, it is maintained, could not do anything so arbitrary as to ‘choose’ one particular group out of mankind as a whole…. God is the God of all alike, and, therefore, cannot make distinctions between nations an…
    - 10 Feb 15, 10:00pm -
  • The Choosing People
    Is it really true that God chose Abraham? The Torah narrative tells a story wherein God plucked Abraham from the midst of an idolatrous environment and said, “Lech lecha,” “Go forth to a new place, a new way of life, a new way of thinking about…
    - 10 Feb 15, 10:00pm -
  • America’s Shameful Debt Trap
    It’s almost half over! When the shmita year, a once in seven-year opportunity to transform our world, began this past Rosh Hashanah, rabbis, educators, and communities across the Jewish world were buzzing with ideas about new ways to implement the…
    - 10 Feb 15, 10:00pm -
  • Living in a Chosen Land: America
    An irony of the American Jewish experience: Just as America’s Christian leaders donned the Jews’ mantle of “chosenness” to explain and justify the new nation, America’s Jewish leaders shrugged off that cloak to ease Jewish entry into Americ…
    - 10 Feb 15, 10:00pm -
  • Are Jews ‘Chosen’?
    A Letter Exchange between Rachel Sabath Beit-Halachmi: “It is essential that all Jews understand their role as a chosen people, chosen to create and sustain Israel in all its struggles and in all its strivings” and Aryeh Bernstein: “The ass…
    - 10 Feb 15, 10:00pm -
  • Let Us Hear
    “To me, O Israelites, you are just like the Ethiopians,” declares the Lord. “True, I brought Israel up from the land of Egypt, but also the Philistines from Caphtor, and the Arameans from Kir.” — Amos 9:7 The Jewish people’s unique relati…
    - 10 Feb 15, 10:00pm -
  • Chosenness
    If Jews are the chosen people, what have we been chosen for? What does choseness demand of us? If we alone were chosen to be brought into the covenant with God, what happens to everyone else? What do you know about other faiths’ ideas of “chos…
    - 10 Feb 15, 10:00pm -
  • A Bolt from the Blue
    Biblical theology is at once profoundly universalistic and unabashedly particularistic... To jettison the language of chosenness, or election, is to jettison the Bible itself. ... More »
    - 10 Feb 15, 10:00pm -
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Tikkun Magazine

  • America’s Wars by Tom Engelhardt
    Editor’s note: Below, another analysis of America’s wars from our media ally TomDispatch.com. As you know, the way to overcome all this is not only to protest against this militarism, but to convince the Left that it needs to promote …Read more…
    - 3 days ago, 20 Jul 17, 1:05pm -
  • The Invisible Monster of Climate Change

    - 5 days ago, 18 Jul 17, 10:35am -
  • Israel Freak Out About Hebron
    Editor’s note: Uri Avnery is chair of the Israeli Peace Movement GUSH SHALOM and a frequent contributor to Tikkun. Abe, Izzy & Bibi 15/07/17by Uri Avnery THE WHOLE thing could have been a huge practical joke, if it had not …Read more >>
    - 9 days ago, 14 Jul 17, 10:43pm -
  • Review of THE FIX by Sharon Leder
    The drugs were part of, maybe the essence of, cool. They fused with the jazz, the smoky dark interiors, the nodding knowingness of a beckoning life.Read more >>
    - 9 days ago, 14 Jul 17, 1:03pm -
  • Seeds of Destruction: Deportation, Immigration Bans, and Racial Cleansing in America and Nazi Germany
    In November of 1938, the Nazi’s began to fully implement Laughlin’s theory of exterminating anyone deemed “unfit” to exist in the future society of a “Master Race.” The rest is history.Read more >>
    - 9 days ago, 14 Jul 17, 12:36pm -
  • G20 in Hamburg
    FIRE AND RIDDLES AT HAMBURG Berlin Bulletin No. 130, July 10, 2017 Victor Grossman, Berlin The concert hall in Hamburg’s wonderful new Elbphilharmonie edifice resounded with Schiller’s thrilling Ode to Joy and world brotherhood in Beethoven’s…
    - 13 days ago, 10 Jul 17, 8:08pm -
  • Uri Avnery and Adam Keller–Report from the Israeli Peace Movement Gush Shalom
    In this article, originally published on Gush Shalom, Uri Avnery begins to move closer to our worldview–that peace can better be secured through generosity of spirit than through military domination. That’s why we advocate in the U.S. for a Globa…
    - 14 days ago, 9 Jul 17, 1:23am -
  • Is Christianity today creating atheists?
    [Editor's note: While Tikkun is a Jewish magazine and it is also an interfaith and secular-humanist welcoming magazine, many of whose authors and readers are not Jewish. While we claim not special expertise on the problems facing Christianity, some o…
    - 16 days ago, 7 Jul 17, 4:00pm -
  • “Trump, the Deep State, and the Risks of War:” Tikkun interviews Peter Dale Scott
    I myself am sort of in the middle: I hope both Trump and the deep state will bring the other to behave more moderately.Read more >>
    - 17 days ago, 6 Jul 17, 12:36pm -
  • Immigration Politics
    https://mronline.org/2017/07/03/are-liberals-having-second-thoughts-about-immigration/ Are liberals having second thoughts about immigration? Posted Jul 03, 2017 by David L. Wilson Topics: Immigration , Inequality , Labor ,Media On June 20 …
    - 18 days ago, 5 Jul 17, 6:53am -
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