The fall of Jericho is one of the best known narratives of the Books of the Prophets.
Few personalities have done as much to define the Modern Orthodox Jewish community as Rabbi Joseph Ber Soleveitchik (1903-1993).
Yad Vashem, The Holocaust Martyrs’ and Heroes’ Remembrance Authority, is one of Israel’s most famous destinations, visited by citizens, tourists and world leaders alike.
Today, the 28th* of Nisan, Jews around the world are marking Yom Ha’shoah.
It’s a fact that many people spend much time thinking and even worrying about par’nassah (livelihood).
In honor of April being Jazz month, Jewish Treats presents a short biography of Artie Shaw, who often competed with Benny Goodman for the title of “The King of Swing.”Born in New York City in 1910, Artie Shaw was originally named Arthur Jacob (Avra…
The joyous holiday of Passover is now over. While one’s instinct might be to immediately run out to the supermarket and restock the pantry shelves with bread, snacks and all the desserts that were missed over the holiday, it is important to be aware …
The Passover celebration lasts seven days (eight days, outside of Israel. For more information as to why, please click here).
“Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth, for your love is better than wine. Because of the fragrance of your goodly oils, your name is ‘oil poured forth.’ Therefore, the maidens loved you. Draw me, we will run after you…” (Song of Songs 1:2-4).
Most holidays in western society last for a single day, which is often extended into the weekend. And while most people are aware that Chanukah is celebrated for 8 days, many people are surprised to learn that both Passover and Sukkot are also we…