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    • Bava Metzia 5
      by Rachel Scheinerman on March 1, 2024 at 3:56 pm

      A good shepherd is a real boon. The Hebrew Bible is replete with shepherds — Jacob, Moses, David — who … The post Bava Metzia 5 appeared first on My Jewish Learning.

    • Bava Metzia 4
      by Ben Harris on March 1, 2024 at 1:42 am

      On today’s daf, the rabbis are in the midst of a complicated series of logical maneuvers as they attempt to … The post Bava Metzia 4 appeared first on My Jewish Learning.

    • Bava Metzia 3
      by Rachel Scheinerman on March 1, 2024 at 1:39 am

      The opening mishnah of Bava Metzia is an oft-cited exemplar of rabbinic civil law. It presents the following scenario: Two … The post Bava Metzia 3 appeared first on My Jewish Learning.

    • War and Remembrance
      by Ben Harris on February 29, 2024 at 6:14 pm

      I’d eaten hamantaschen as a kid in the 1950s and knew the children’s song “Oh once there was a wicked … The post War and Remembrance appeared first on My Jewish Learning.

    • 13 Rugelach Recipes To Rival Your Grandma’s
      by Rachel Myerson on February 29, 2024 at 2:52 pm

      Chocolate-peppermint rugelach, peanut butter and jelly rugelach, and quick rugelach made with store-bought malawach may sound sacreligious, but the truth … The post 13 Rugelach Recipes To Rival Your Grandma’s appeared first on My Jewish Learning.

    • Bava Metzia 2
      by Rachel Scheinerman on February 28, 2024 at 8:50 pm

      King Solomon was legendary for building the Temple, presiding over Israel during a period of unprecedented peace, jaw-dropping wealth, an abundance of … The post Bava Metzia 2 appeared first on My Jewish Learning.

    Blogs

    Deborah Fripp’s Blog on The Times of Israel

      Union for Reform Judaism Posts

      Jewish Learning

      • Eight Hebrew Words and Phrases You Can Use Every Day!
        by jemerman on December 21, 2023 at 1:37 pm

        Eight Hebrew Words and Phrases You Can Use Every Day! jemerman December 21, 2023 Jewish Learning Image Learning new words and phrases can be enjoyable, but when they’re in a new language, they can also be daunting. If you’d like to build your own Jewish vocabulary, here are a few words and phrases that you can use in everyday conversation.

      • Take a Tour of the Torah!
        by jemerman on October 4, 2022 at 2:22 pm

        Take a Tour of the Torah! jemerman October 4, 2022 Read more about Take a Tour of the Torah! Torah usually refers to the Pentateuch, the first five books of the Hebrew Bible – Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy. Running through these stories is the unique lens through which the Jewish people would come to view their world and their God.

      • Weaving Together Formal and Lived Jewish Education
        by jemerman on August 16, 2022 at 3:20 pm

        Weaving Together Formal and Lived Jewish Education jemerman August 16, 2022 Education Image I’m a self-proclaimed book worm. Since I could read, my default setting has been to research anything new at the library before implementing it. However, adulthood has taught me that some of the best lessons are learned after acting and truly living, which is why Rabbi Yanklowitz’s perspective so resonates with me. Even so, I always start new adventures by studying.

      Israel

      • Staying Connected with Our Loved Ones Even When we Disagree 
        by urjadmin on November 15, 2023 at 9:06 pm

        Staying Connected with Our Loved Ones Even When we Disagree  urjadmin November 15, 2023 Israel Peace and Security Image Hamas’ brutal attack on Israel on October 7th and Israel’s ongoing response has stirred emotions both within and outside the Jewish community. Over the next weeks, as family and friends gather for holiday celebrations, there may be differences of opinion. Here are a few tips from Jewish sources to help maintain loving relationships while disagreeing.

      • How the Israel-Hamas War Disproportionately Affects Israelis with Disabilities
        by sdolgov on November 6, 2023 at 8:55 pm

        How the Israel-Hamas War Disproportionately Affects Israelis with Disabilities sdolgov November 6, 2023 Israel Peace and Security Image The current Israel-Hamas war is impacting communities throughout Israel, Gaza, and the world. However, some populations are more affected than others, including those living with disabilities.

      • Connecting With My Child and My Jewish Identity in the Midst of Trauma
        by jemerman on October 23, 2023 at 5:50 pm

        Connecting With My Child and My Jewish Identity in the Midst of Trauma jemerman October 23, 2023 Israel Image As I watched my son play, my mind would drift to mothers in Israel whose toddlers were no longer able to do so. My heart broke for the parents and young children who were caught in the crossfire of the war for no reason other than being in the wrong place at the wrong time.

      Jewish Holidays

      • Your Hanukkah Gift-Giving Guide is Here!
        by jemerman on November 30, 2023 at 5:11 pm

        Your Hanukkah Gift-Giving Guide is Here! jemerman November 30, 2023 Parenting Image Hanukkah is one of my favorite holidays, partially because it gives me the opportunity to give gifts to my loved ones every night for eight nights! Gift giving with intentionality is one of my favorite ways to express affection while teaching my child about Jewish values and traditions.

      • 18 Tips for Your Coziest Shabbat Yet
        by jemerman on November 28, 2023 at 3:21 pm

        18 Tips for Your Coziest Shabbat Yet jemerman November 28, 2023 Shabbat Image In the winter months, adding elements of simplicity, presence, and coziness can elevate the rituals and intentions of Shabbat. Here are a few tips for your most hygge/heimish Shabbat yet!

      • Enhancing Mitzvot on Simchat Torah with Three Nature Crafts for Children
        by jemerman on September 18, 2023 at 8:24 pm

        Enhancing Mitzvot on Simchat Torah with Three Nature Crafts for Children jemerman September 18, 2023 Sh’mini Atzeret and Simchat Torah Image As summer changes to autumn in St. Louis, we seek ways to find nature-based connections…