Pessach – Judaism Encapsulated

B”H The core and essence of Judaism is Am Yisrael’s exodus from the galut in the Land of Egypt.  And Pessach is the holiday that celebrates and prepares us for just that, the exodus.  That is, The Exodus is THE paradigm journey.  It is a concept and reality at the …

When You Go To War

There is a battle raging in Israel and sadly, it is between Ultra-Orthodox Jews and non-Ultra-Orthodox Jews. On the bright side, it is a battle that unifies many diverse communities. On the negative side, they are unified against one of our own. In the last few weeks, the debate has …

Donald Trump and the Jewish Question

Let me preface this by saying that I did not, and still do not think that any candidate in the Presidential election in 2016 was capable of leading the United States. Right now, Donald Trump is the President, despite what the #notmypresident fans think. The United States has a serious …