As the only woman in an otherwise all-male Talmud class, I was afraid to open my mouth.
Turns out the idea of taxes is as old as the Torah. Seth Rogovoy traces its history from Abraham to the American Civil War.
A classic example in the Talmud’s laws on damages offers an interesting response to supporters of the Second Amendment.
The following Talmudic tips will help you to respond to criticism in real life and online alike.
Our Rabbi Roundtable largely agreed there is a very important lesson the Talmud can provide us in today’s divisive times.
When we’re home, I’m quick to anger. But when we’re in the playground, I keep my voice soft and exchange eye-rolling glances with other parents.
“Italy is the place where the Talmud was printed for the first time. … It is a very symbolic event that we wanted to share with the wider public.”
In the Talmud, we have a personal relationship with the heavenly bodies. As I’ve learned more from a secular perspective, my awe only increases.
Glad they cleared this up for us.
“The only remedy for your baby is fresh goat’s milk,” the doctor told me.