"Go!" replied the tailor, "but continue to wear this overcoat."
Glancing at the guest house, he saw a mysterious light in one of the windows, an ethereal glow the likes of which he had never seen.
As I stood there with my face covered, tiny tears gathering in the corners of my eyes.
My husband and I alternated between feelings of grief, numbness and anger.
It was devastating to watch as the cruelty of the mental illness began to steal his independence and the identity that he had established for himself. What was it that G‑d expected from me as we became engulfed by the[…]
A condensation of the weekly Torah portion alongside select commentaries culled from the Midrash, Talmud, Chassidic masters, and the broad corpus of Jewish scholarship.
Virtually all the commentators ask the same question: How is it possible that the spies had a complete loss of faith after experiencing all the miracles of the Exodus firsthand?