Today is Rosh Chodesh, the beginning of a new Jewish month.
We Jews count our months by the moon – we have the lunar year. Secular society goes by the sun – solar year. 313 more words
At this point in the narrative of our holy forefathers’ lives, Yosef was 17. We are taught he brought bad reports about his brothers to his father. 1,512 more words
Each of the twelve sons of Israel received a blessing from their father, Jacob, just before his death. The twelve sons were the progenitors of the twelve tribes of Israel, and the blessing contained prophetic information about the future of each tribe. 521 more words