The Night of Broken Glass that Started the Holocaust

The Night of Broken Glass that Started the Holocaust

“Kristallnacht” (Night of Broken Glass) occurred on the night of November 9, 1938, launching massive and widespread pogroms targeting Jews throughout Germany.  The Nazi party’s Sturmabteilung (SA) paramilitary forces were joined by many civilians as they went on...
How to Get High on God?

How to Get High on God?

What’s the difference between getting high on drugs and getting high on God? Rabbi Shlomo Katz explains based on the Torah portion of Toldot that a Godly high keeps you high, but getting high on drugs, leaves you feeling low.
Sibling Rivalry Between Jacob and Esau

Sibling Rivalry Between Jacob and Esau

Sondra Oster Baras explains the sibling rivalry between Jacob and Esau. Jewish Bible commentaries explain that the rivalry between Jacob and Esau is carried out by their descendants, Jews and Christians. She brings many fascinating examples from Jewish history about...