We Will Do and We Will Hear

The Book of Ruth: A Mystery Unraveled

She was a Moabite princess who converted to Judaism in the 10th century BCE, but what does her story have to do with the events at Mount Sinai more than 300 years earlier?

Rediscovering the Revelation

A thousand years after Sinai, the Jews reaffirmed their commitment to Torah. Why two acceptances?

Rational Belief

Should acceptance of the Torah be based more on evidence, or more on faith? The answer: It depends.

God's Words

No day in history comes even close in the magnitude of its significance. It was a day when all the assumptions concerning life and its purpose were altered irrevocably.

Shavuot Family Parsha

A story and discussion questions for parents and kids about Shavuot and the importance of unity.

The 613 Mitzvot (Commandments)

613 is one of the most famous Jewish numbers, representing all the commandments of the Torah. How many can you name?

Shavuot and The Magnificent 7's

An incredible tapestry of 7's is woven into Creation. How many can you name?

Secrets of Shavuot

The inner meaning of 50 and why Shavuot has no date.

Galactic Torah

Talmudic wisdom is no "puff of start dust."

Why Dairy on Shavuot?

Seven fascinating reasons for this popular custom.

What is the Purpose of the Torah?

God does not expect us to be perfect. In fact, that's why the Torah wasn't given to angels.

What is Shavuot?

Shavuot celebrates the receiving of the Torah at Mount Sinai.

Did God Speak at Sinai?

What supports the claim that God spoke to the entire Jewish people at the foot of Mount Sinai?

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