An overview of these Jewish communities in the West Bank — and why they are so controversial.
These writings, which fill in gaps in biblical texts, falls into two categories: halacha and aggadah.
How Judaism regards the man Christians revere as the messiah.
This special reading for Tisha B'Av sets the tone for this tragic and mournful day
The connections between this story and the spring harvest festival.
How much do you know about this spring holiday?
An analysis of the book read on Shavuot.
The month of Av brings with it forgiveness similar to the experience of Yom Kippur.
The liturgy for the 9th of Av includes Lamentations and special additional elegies.
Five books of story, law, and poetry divided into 54 weekly portions.
Freeing yourself from 'the busy trap'
Key moments in the Jewish state's history.
Holiness and secrecy are intricately enmeshed in the Torah.
Why Shmita, the commandment to let Israel's farmland rest every seven years, is relevant even for today's urban Diaspora Jews.
Like toothpaste, derogatory speech cannot be returned to the tube.