Dvora Weisberg is Associate Professor of Rabbinics and Director of the Beit Midrash at the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion in Los Angeles.
The commandment to gather every seven years for a communal Torah reading reinforces the spirit of unity and commitment among the people.
Biblical, Rabbinic, and Modern Holidays
Parents' Blessing Upon Child's Bar/Bat Mitzvah
Boxing: A Jewish Sport
Sabbatical Year Principle
Medieval Jewish Science
Samuel David Luzzatto (Shadal)
Moderate Religious Zionism
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