The Perils of Groupthink
The story of the spies offers an object lesson in the importance of diversity -- and the danger of homogeneity.
Fearful of what lies ahead, the Israelites wonder if they’d be better off returning to Egypt.
The Blue of the Ocean, the Sky and the Tzitzit
Our relationship with the Divine must also encompass a relationship with the world that surrounds us.
A Focus on the Here and Now
The nostalgic memories we have of the past may seem appealing -- but they require closer inspection.
The Eyes Have It
The commandment of tzitzit (fringes) reminds us to enhance our vision with faith and see new possibilities.