Ritual Objects in the Jerusalem Temple
Menorah, altar, incense stand, showbread table, and more.
The Book of Eicha: Faith in a Whirlwind
At the core of Lamentations is an expression of faith in the human capacity to survive in a broken world.
What To Expect At Synagogue Services on Saturday Morning
A guide for bar/bat mitzvah guests and other newcomers to Sabbath worship.
Highlights of the Shabbat Morning Synagogue Service
The major parts of the Saturday morning service.
Ancient/Medieval Jewish History
Judaism after the Temple
Coping with destruction and building for the future.
Haftarah for Parashat HaHodesh
Ezekiel presents regulations to be observed in the Third Temple.
Ashkenazic custom: Ezekiel 45:16-46:18
Sephardic custom: Ezekiel 45:18-46:15
Son of King David, builder of the temple, author of three biblical works and the wisest of men, Solomon looms large in Jewish tradition — and beyond.