Tamar’s Tragedy

Parashat Vayeshev introduced us to one of the most famous women in the Bible.

Dates Stuffed with Goat Cheese

A biblical treat for summer afternoons.

Levirate Marriage and Halitzah

Ancient customs involving a childless widow.

Tamar & the Sex Trade

Sex workers--like Tamar--are fueled by cycles of sexism and poverty.

Parashat Vayeshev Quiz

Test your knowledge of this Torah portion.

Who Was Tamar?

A righteous woman determined to have children.