The Missing Letter and Tikkun Olam – Susan Shuman

  The letters of the Hebrew Aleph-Bet are endowed with distinctive meaning in Judaism and especially in Kabbalah. The creative function of letters is predominantly apparent in Sefer Yetzirah, a mystical text that tells a story of the creation based on the letters of the Hebrew Aleph-Bet, and which deviates significantly from the Book of…

Mishpatim – February 1, 2019 – David Askenazi

Hurrying to get to my restaurant, a man approached me.  I knew what he wanted before he even said a word.  “Excuse me, sir, can you spare some change?” I’m sure you’ve had similar experiences.  What would you do? What should I do?  I could simply walk away. I can give him a dollar. I…