I've heard that only round matzah is kosher for Passover. Is that true? What about the square ones? Do those not count?
For this week's Ask A Rabbi, we thought it might be fun to read two different takes on a great question. I've heard that only... Read More
I hope readers of this website will take a look at my blog on Moment, regarding Jewish ethical principles and their bearing on "gun control."... Read More
Why don't we hold a seder on the last two nights of Passover like we do on the first two? I know those days are... Read More
What is the symbolism of braiding the Shabbat challah? One of the answers that has always resonated with me is based on a Kabbalistic explanation for the... Read More
Wine Before You DineIn Judaism, wine symbolizes joy and holiness. It is used to mark both the beginning and end of Shabbat. When we say... Read More