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The Holiness Behind the Challah Braid

Challah, the traditional Jewish braided bread consumed on Shabbat or High Holidays, is heavenly literally in taste and in texture, but also figuratively in the holiness of its special mitzvah. 728 more words


Work and the curse of the daily grind

Ahhh, Monday. Back to work. To the grind. To the salt mines. The nine to five. Working for the man. The rat race.

I think you get my point, there are lots of ways we see work in a negative light. 940 more words


My Song of Songs by Zena David

After sharing the 3-part series titled “When Your Abuser is a Woman” I felt this was an appropriate time to introduce the newly added category of Poetry. 685 more words

Our story: 6. Jesus says...

Christianity is the religion still  most in control of the world; just look at our calendar system.  History was marked by the years of the monarch’s birth.   919 more words


Being God's Hands, His Eyes, His Ears

<After the earthquake a fire, but The Lord was not in the fire; and after the fire a sound of a gentle wind.  When Elijah heard it, he wrapped his face in his mantle and went out and stood in the entrance of the cave.  1,166 more words

Old Testament

See, when all else fails...

We’re standing at the bottom of a 215 foot waterfall in NY’s Cayuga State Park, amazed. How does something like this form, exactly here, exactly like this? 885 more words


Three women and the genealogy of Adam and God

In the genealogies’ of Cain and Adam, it is interesting that only three women are mentioned in the lineage and genealogies’ of the people. 575 more words