Torah




Ask your father: Where to go for information about Judaism

By Rabbi Herbert Bronstein, Torah Columnist Torah Portion: Ha’azinu (Deuteronomy 32.1-52) At the beginning of the Torah portion Ha’azinu, we read the often quoted words: “Ask your father and he will tell you; your elders (“or…






Non-prophet: Finding guidance in today’s world

By Lawrence F. Layfer, Guest Torah Columnist Torah Portion: Shoftim (Deuteronomy 16:18–21:9) G-d will raise up for you prophets from amongst your own people… Deuteronomy 18:15  One of the delights of doing this column is the…


Special time: Preparing ourselves for the High Holidays

By Rabbi Craig Marantz, Guest Torah Columnist Torah Portion: Re’eh (Deuteronomy 11:26–16:17) “Time works both for us and against us depending upon how we use it.” These precious words uttered by the great David Ben Gurion…