Monthly Archives: December 2012

In Praise of the Electric Menorah

I’ve always thought that Hanukah comes at the most perfect time.  At the darkest time of the year, we add light.  My favorite experience of Hanukah is from when I was studying in Jerusalem.  I was having a cranky day … Continue reading

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Blogging the Torah: Parashat Vayeshev, Dad Loves Him Best!

As a sports fan, I love reading the heartwarming human interest stories of athletes doing good that invariably appear this time of year.  These little vignettes into their lives make the competition so much more interesting.  And it seems to … Continue reading

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