Ask the Rabbi: Where Will the Third Temple be Built?

Ask the Rabbi: Where Will the Third Temple be Built?

    According to Rabbi Tuly Weisz, “There is no more contested location than the spiritual epicenter of the world: The Temple Mount.” He asks, “Wouldn’t it be easier for the Jews to build the Third Temple somewhere else, anywhere else other...
What is the Birkat Kohanim? The Jewish Priestly Blessing

What is the Birkat Kohanim? The Jewish Priestly Blessing

The Birkat Kohanim is an ancient prayer from the Torah that speaks to our highest hopes for blessing. The blessing originates from the Book of Numbers. This ancient and powerful blessing links us back to Aaron, the first High Priest of Israel, and to God- the origin...
The Story of Ruth

The Story of Ruth

The story of Ruth is one of the most beloved stories in the Bible.   Verse 1:16 is part of Ruth’s moving speech in which she declares her allegiance to her mother-in-law Naomi, as well as the People and the God of Israel.   Ruth follows her soul to...