Creation
Live for Today

Live for Today

By Chaim Barzel This week we start reading the Torah over again from the beginning. At the end of each day of creation, the Bible counts the day: 'one day', 'second day', 'third day', 'fourth day'… In Psalm 90, Moses says, ‘Teach us to...

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The Seven Days of Creation in Jewish Art

The Seven Days of Creation in Jewish Art

Emily Shapiro Katz, an artist and educator in Israel, presents a unique perspective on the seven days of creation in Jewish art, as part of a course for The Israel Bible Academy, recorded in October 2020. She presents artwork from the...

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Haftarah Bereishit – The Bible is Our Mandate

Haftarah Bereishit – The Bible is Our Mandate

After a devastating period of Arab violence in Mandatory Palestine, the British conducted the Peel Commission in 1937 to determine how best to divide Eretz Yisrael between the Jews and Arabs. It was the Peel Commission where they first...

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