In this week's parashah the people are commanded to fashion silver trumpets. The sounding of the trumpets summons the attention of the people and calls them to join together and advance as one. Read more
If you make a vow to do something, you better follow through! Jewish law takes these promises very seriously. Read more
Judaism is opposed to cruelty to animals, yet vegetarianism can be seen as a challenge to rabbinic tradition. Learn more about vegetarianism and its relationship to Jewish law and tradition. Read more
A chuppah is a wedding canopy used in Jewish weddings. The bride, groom, and whoever is officiating (and sometimes both sets of parents) stand under the chuppah during the wedding ceremony. Read more
I was speaking with a friend who was trying mightily to do the right thing in a tough situation.
Full disclosure: Kveller.com is a partner site of our host, MyJewishLearning. In a recent blog post on the Jewish parenting site Kveller, Joyce And...
Coming-out (of the closet): To be “in the closet” means to hide one’s sexual and or gender identity.
Annual Cycle: Numbers 8:1 - 12:16
Triennial Cycle: Numbers 10:35 - 12:16