Rabbi Huberman's blog
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.
There is a story told within our tradition of an important decision God had to make on the sixth day of creation: "Should I create humanity?"
Sometimes, in Judaism, the simplest answer is the best answer.
I would like to introduce you to Korach, the much-maligned central character of this week's Torah portion.
In 1978, a phrase was coined by clinical psychologists Pauline R. Clance and Suzanne A. Imes which, to varying degrees, speaks to each of us.
A few weeks ago, while walking from Penn Station to an appointment about five blocks away, I decided to perform a mental experiment.
There is a word which continues to grow in scope and meaning within Judaism. That word is "mindful."
About five years ago, the Reconstructionist movement ran an ad in one of Judaism's national weekly newspapers.