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The Month of Elul

As the last month of the Jewish year, Elul is traditionally a time of introspection and taking stock—a time to review one’s deeds and spiritual progress over the past year, and prepare for the upcoming “Days of Awe” of Rosh […]

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What is an Upsherin?

Traditional Jews often wait until a boy's third birthday before cutting his hair. This is called "Upsherin" – a Yiddish word meaning to "cut off." The

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The Book of Psalms

The Book of Psalms  which is known as Tehillim in hebrew, is one of the 24  books of the Tanach.  It contains 150

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Kosher Jesus

Shmuley Boteach has ventured bravely into an area that most Jews prefer to avoid. He argues that “Jesus was a wise learned rabbi who despised the Romans…worked

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Understanding the Power of Tefillah

Watching people daven can be inspiring on an emotional level but what about on the intellectual level?

Do we really understand what we

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Where’s My Miracle? Dealing with Tragedy

The Intifada forced Jews and rabbinic leaders to actively confront the difficult philosophical questions that arose in the wake of continual, random acts of

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THE JESUS BOAT DISCOVERY

In the Galilee seaside village of Kibbutz Ginosar, an historic archaeological discovery was made on January 24th, 1986. The discovery rocked the worlds of faith, history and archaeology.

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Shmuley comments on the process of penning his latest book “Kosher Jesus”

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach gives commentary on the process of writing his latest book "Kosher Jesus" at a NY book launch event. Click here to

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Tovia Singer debates Shmuley Boteach: Is Jesus Kosher?

Insightful radio debate between Rabbi Boteach and Tovia Singer where the major point is how Jesus can be called "Kosher".

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Jesus Did Not Rebel Against Judaism

The Gospels authors and editors have twisted Jesus' words to make him seem more rebellious against Judaism than he actually is. No wonder - in the climate following

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