Literally, the people of Israel lives. A popular Jewish song.
The Jewish community or the whole of Israel; often used to refer to Jewish unity or solidarity.
Yiddish term used for the wife of a rabbi. More commonly used in Orthodox communities.
Literally meaning, a complete healing. Used in modern Hebrew as "get well soon."
Hebrew term for "have a good trip; bon voyage."
This week, we close out the book of Leviticus with Parashat B’chukotai, and learn about the rewards of following the commandments. Hear Rabbi Rick Jacobs’s take on why it’s important to not just live a virtuous life for ourselves, but also to help make our communities more ethical.
In this week’s Torah portion, Parashat B'midbar, we're commanded to take a census of the “whole Israelite community.” Rabbi Rick Jacobs reflects on a new study from the Jews of Color Field Building Initiative, on what it means to include the “whole” community, including women and Jews of
In Parashat Lech L’cha, Abraham shows what it means to be a Jewish leader of depth, courage, and generosity.