Rabbi Huberman's blog
There is a story told in our tradition of a young man whose father suddenly passed away leaving him, at the age of twenty, as the family’s sole breadwinner.
This week's Torah portion carries within it one of the most profound Talmudic arguments within all of Judaism.
About ten years ago, a dispute engulfed the Jewish community which ultimately helped redefine what Judaism means by “kosher.”
What is a half shekel worth?
According to the great Rabbi Moshe Sofer (1762-1839), there are three reasons why the Israelites were not assimilated into Egypt, in spite of hundreds of years of slavery:
I would like to introduce you to a Biblical character which your teachers likely ignored in Hebrew school. Her name is Dinah, the often forgotten thirteenth child of Jacob.