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Who Drinks the Water?
Who Drinks the Water?

It’s a classic ethical dilemma: Two people are lost in the desert with only one water bottle. There is not enough water for…

What Goes Around Comes Around
What Goes Around Comes Around

Is there any truth to the popular statement, “What goes around, comes around”? It is a pithy phrase that is all too often…

Daily Dose of Torah Study
Daily Dose of Torah Study

Can Torah be studied every day? While there are many Jews who can and do study Torah daily, there are just as many who…

Saturday Night Hunger
Saturday Night Hunger

As beautiful as Shabbat is, it was not God’s intention that humankind live in a constant state of…

Bolivian Jews
Bolivian Jews

In honor of Bolivia’s declaration of independence from Spain on August 6, 1825, Jewish Treats presents a history of Jews in Bolivia…

And It Shall Come to Pass, Because…
And It Shall Come to Pass, Because…

While the majority of the meanings of the words in the Torah are forthright, some appear to be…

An Encyclopedic Work
An Encyclopedic Work

When Rabbi Yaakov Culi arrived in Constantinople, Turkey, in 1714, he did not expect to find a Jewish community lacking…

Easing Childbirth
Easing Childbirth

There are few moments in life as full of anticipation and hope as…

No Holiday as Joyous
No Holiday as Joyous

Tu B’Av (The Fifteenth of Av) is no longer the well-known holiday on the Jewish calendar that it was in ancient times. In fact…

The Burial at Betar
The Burial at Betar

In war, a common means of humiliating the enemy is to refuse them burial of their dead, which is forbidden by…

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