Winning the Divine Lottery

Moses reminds the Israelites that their accomplishments are not solely the result of their own efforts.

Cause and Effect

Eikev shows us that everything we do — or avoid doing — has consequences, even if we don’t see them now.

Can God Be Our King And Our Parent?

Parshat Ekev and Avinu Malkeinu.

The Human Body Code

The imagery of the Bible hints at the luminous potentiality of our bodies to experience God.

Prioritizing Obligations

The importance of a holistic approach to halacha (Jewish law).

Wholeness of a Broken Heart

True repair begins when we acknowledge the impact of broken relationships on this planet.

The Seven Species

The seven species of the land of Israel have special medical and spiritual properties.

Helping a Stranger

Breaking down emotional barriers to empathy.

Motivated by Love of God

Beyond reward and punishment.