With its layered contradictions, the song reveals Cohen’s work as a Jew to comprehend a holy, broken world.
The reason for Lag B’Omer is mainly derived from two Talmudic stories that take place during the Roman period.
Kabbalat Shabbat, the prayer welcoming, or literally accepting, the Sabbath, is a relatively new prayer service.
“I was down and didn’t really feel a lot of creativity. But I realized that having a creative project in lockdown could be inspiring.”
“Regardless of what we’re doing, on Friday night, we take a minute to just acknowledge one another.”
The Kaballah Centre is totally revamping their website and launching a mobile app.
The African nation of Cote D’Ivoire did not have a historic Jewish community. But now, the West African country, known by some as Ivory Coast, is seeing several dozens of its citizens choose to join the Jewish ranks.
It is likely that Ivanka Trump received the string on her visit to Israel — perhaps even at the Western Wall.
Kabbalah is “no longer explicitly Jewish.”
Money, of course, is never just money. It’s always something else, and it’s always something more, and it always has the last word.