Today's Topic: Shemini: Why Keep Kosher? Parashat Shemini, the third weekly Torah portion in the Book of Leviticus, gives us a menu: If you eat meat, here's the types of animals you can eat, and the types you can't. The big question is: Why bother following these rules …View This Post about Kosher: Why Do It? Parashat Shemini – TJS 034
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Today's Topic: Ask a Rabbi Anything..LIVE! In today's "Ask a Rabbi Anything" we talk about Olam HaBa (the World to Come), reaffirming you Jewish ancestry, what siddur (prayer book) to start with, and much more. Recorded with a LIVE studio audience. For the UNCUT live version, …View This Post about Ask a Rabbi Anything LIVE – TJS 033
Today's Topic: Parashat Vayikra Vayikra - the first Torah portion of the Book of Leviticus - not only teaches us something about how to observe Purim (the drinking part) but also teaches us that each of us has enough and IS enough to join the holy community. Live & Uncut …View This Post about Vayikra & Purim: You Are Enough – TJS 032
Today's Guest: Rabbi Elad Nehorai Elad Nehorai aka @PopChassid, founder of the creative community Hevria and leader in the politically progressive Orthodox movement Torah Trumps Hate, shares with us what it's like to be religious without surrendering your identity and …View This Post about Elad Nehorai – TJS 031