hello 10 Popular Phrases You Didn’t Know Came from the Bible

Oct 18, 2021  |  By Evelina G

If you’re an English speaker, you’ve probably heard or used these popular sayings and idioms. But did you know that they all originate from our most holy Jewish text? Check out some of the most commonly used phrases from the Hebrew Bible, or Tanach, along with their original context. And take a moment to take pride in your Jewish heritage and the timeless wisdom of our tradition, still used in […]

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hello Connect with the Land of Israel with Jerusalem Stone

Oct 17, 2021  |  By Evelina G

You might have heard of “Jerusalem Stone” or seen Judaica items made out of it – but you might not know its long history and significance in the Land of Israel! What is Jerusalem Stone? “Jerusalem Stone” is a term used for three types of stone – limestone, dolomite, and dolomitic limestone – naturally found all over the Jerusalem area and the Judean hills in Israel. This sturdy rock has […]

 

hello Torah Portion: Noah

Oct 11, 2021  |  By Evelina G

In the famous story of Noah’s Ark, God destroys all the people and creatures on Earth via a massive flood, sparing only Noah and his family and the animals they took with them in their ark. Noah was warned of the Earth’s impending destruction and instructed to build a giant wooden ark, along with precise specifications, and to take his family and pairs of animals to save. Hope and promise after […]