Why We Didn’t Win the Lottery

And the remarkable true story about the stolen winning lottery ticket.

Kabbalistic Secrets of Sukkot

Exploring the inner depth of the Talmudic tale about a King and his cup of wine.

Investing Time: Ten Life-Changing Principles

Judaism is the satellite navigation system of the soul, and Rosh Hashanah is the day we stop and see whether we need to change direction.

The Remarkable Jewish Impact on the World's Values

Where do the values that Western civilization takes for granted come from? Not from Greece and Rome.

Why Do We Bless God?

Exploring the Jewish meaning of blessings.

Why Doesn’t the Torah Mention the Afterlife?

Belief in the Next World is a foundation of Judaism. Why doesn’t the written Torah talk about it?

Life is Sacred: Euthanasia and Judaism

The Torah does not regard personal autonomy as unlimited. We are not free to do with our bodies whatever we see fit.

God and the World Cup

Is there anything spiritual about the World Cup?

Judaism & Jealousy

Why is jealousy one of the Ten Commandments?

Rabbi Dr. Abraham Twerski on Purpose

The necessity to search for meaning in life.

Are Religion and Science Destined to be in Conflict?

Each one is important, and when we understand the relationship between them, we will be able to appreciate how they can form a great partnership.

The Atheist Crusade

A Jewish rebuttal to Richard Dawkins' The God Delusion

Jewish Heroes and Shavuot

The power of Torah is the influence of the giants of our past to shape the dreams and the aspirations of our future.

Of Angels, Cheeseburgers & Cheesecake

An in-depth, philosophical look into the custom of eating dairy on Shavuot.

Why Did God Create the World?

If God is perfect and has no needs, why create the world?

Is Judaism Concerned with Conservation?

Does it really matter when a species goes extinct?

Is the Messiah a Christian Concept?

Why you should care about the Messiah.

Music in Judaism

What is the Jewish attitude to music?

Wonders in Jewish History

A quick analysis of Jewish history and how it was predicted by the Hebrew Bible.

What Is Kosher and Why?

A quick overview and 5 basic reasons.

Emunah: Your Greatest Power

An insightful video for children about belief in God.

Tu B’Shvat: The Beginning of Potential

Tu B’Shvat, Purim and Passover correspond to three phases of life.

The Messiah in Judaism

Why do Jews believe in the Messiah?

Why Judaism Should Matter to You

Rabbi Jonathan Sacks on the greatness of being Jewish.

20 Favorite Jewish Quotes

From King Solomon to Einstein, exploring the meaning of some of the best Jewish quotes.

Hanukkah: God Doesn't Shout, He Whispers

Why do we light candles for 8 days when the miracle only lasted for 7 days?

Does Judaism Believe in Reincarnation?

Fulfilling the soul’s unique mission may take more than one lifetime.

Against the Flow

What happens when the majority isn't right?

Life after Death

What matters most is maximizing our life before death.

Hell: What Do Jews Believe?

What is the Jewish definition of heaven and hell and why isn't the afterlife mentioned the Torah?

Q&A: The Jewish Calendar

Why is it different and what is its significance?

Why the 4 Species on Sukkot?

Everything has its own part to play the Divine orchestra.

Q&A: Why Do We Fast on Yom Kippur?

For one day we single-mindedly focus on the soul.

The Truth about Religion: Using Evidence to Decide What to Believe

Religions tell stories about the world. We want to know if there is truth in those stories. How can we find this out?

Feeling the Love on Rosh Hashanah

God judges us only because He loves us and cares about what we do.

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