“Thunders Over Mighty Waters”

“Thunders Over Mighty Waters”

According to Rabbi Matityahu Glazerson, the word for ‘water,’ mayim (מים), provides an interesting example of the unique way in which the Hebrew word expresses the essence of the object it names. This word is spelled with two instances of the letter mem (מ) and one...
“As The Stars In Heaven”

“As The Stars In Heaven”

With this verse, Moses attempts to convince God to spare the Jewish nation, despite the egregious sin of the golden calf. He pleads with God to remember his oath to Abraham, Isaac and Jacob that their progeny will inherit the land of Israel. Moses is concerned that if...
Seder Melodies 10: Adir Hu

Seder Melodies 10: Adir Hu

Israel365 presents traditional Hebrew melodies for the Seder Classics by Cantor Jack Chomsky. The fifteen steps are Kadesh, Urchatz, Karpas, Yachatz, Maggid, Rachtza, Motzi, Matzah, Maror, Korech, Shulchan Orech, Tzafun, Barech, Hallel,...