Dynastic Dilemma & my Cousin David, The New Chief Rabbi: Word #42

WORD: A Word a Week from the World’s Best Seller. Follow the Annual Torah Re-Run Series with Amichai Lau-Lavie’s Newest Year-Long Blog. To subscribe via email click here. To listen to the audio version click here.   play Officiate לכהנו A new prince was born this week, and two new chief rabbis elected.  One of them […]

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Compassion for Killers? Word #41.

WORD: A Word a Week from the World’s Best Seller. Follow the Annual Torah Re-Run Series with Amichai Lau-Lavie’s Newest Year-Long Blog. To subscribe via email click here. To listen to the audio version click here.   play Murderer רוצח   George killed Treyvon. But was it murder?  The court said no, a lot of […]

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Word to the Wise: Say Less. Word #40.

WORD: A Word a Week from the World’s Best Seller. Follow the Annual Torah Re-Run Series with Amichai Lau-Lavie’s Newest Year-Long Blog. To subscribe via email click here. To listen to the audio version click here.   play words דברים How many words you read a day? how many words you speak, and hear? how […]

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Stash or smash? When sacred stuff becomes bad baggage. Word #39

WORD: A Word a Week from the World’s Best Seller. Follow the Annual Torah Re-Run Series with Amichai Lau-Lavie’s Newest Year-Long Blog. To subscribe via email click here. To listen to the audio version click here.   play souvenir  זכרון The line between keeping souvenirs and hoarding stuff is very  thin. As thin as a […]

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Changing God’s Mind: One Law at a Time! Word #38

WORD: A Word a Week from the World’s Best Seller. Follow the Annual Torah Re-Run Series with Amichai Lau-Lavie’s Newest Year-Long Blog. To subscribe via email click here. To listen to the audio version click here.   play   Judgement משפט The turning of tides started, this week, with Wendy Davis. Davis rose in defiance […]

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