Listening From Our Heart

One of the greatest commandments that the Lord had ever taught the people of Israel in Deuteronomy 6:4-5 “Hear, O Israel: The LORD our God, the LORD is one. Love the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength. These commandments that I give you today are … More Listening From Our Heart

Midrash About Moriah

In the days before the temple was built, two brothers, Shimon and Levi, inherited a large field from their parents. This field was on Mount Moriah, in the heart of the Promised Land. Instead of dividing the land into separate fields, however, the two brothers decided to work the field together. Every morning they got … More Midrash About Moriah

Jonah, On A Spiritual Journey – A Hebrew Wordplay

Throughout the Hebrew scripture, many of the stories are filled with various kinds of wordplay. From Psalms to poetry, Proverbs, words of wisdom and prophecy. While others include humorous play on words, puns, alliteration, acrostics, parables, metaphors, gematria, and many others. Today we are going to uncover a wordplay found in the narrative story of … More Jonah, On A Spiritual Journey – A Hebrew Wordplay