Shavuot

Why Would Anyone Want to Be Commanded?

The mitzvot of the Torah enable us to be our true, natural self.

Accepting Torah: Burden or Opportunity?

Why did we take on these restrictive commandments after finally becoming free?

Shavuot: The Empty Landscape

Why is there no identifying mitzvah with this holiday?

God’s Unusual Introduction to the Jewish People

Why did God introduce Himself as “God of Exodus” and not “God of creation”? Five short answers.

What is Shavuot Really About?

A wedding celebration between God and the Jewish People.

The Hidden Message in Hinei Ma Tov

Jewish unity despite our differences is a prerequisite for accepting the Torah. How do we attain it?

The Ten Commandments: Living our Core Values

Shavuot provides the opportunity to reconnect to our inner core and discover what we really stand for.

Belief in the Commander-in-Chief

One reason why we stay up late Shavuot night.

Why Do We Celebrate ‘Law Day’?

What's so joyful about law? An in-depth exploration of the meaning of Shavuot.

Six Big Political Ideas the Torah Gave the World

One more reason why the Torah is so revolutionary.

Shavuot: Why Isn’t the Day Mentioned in the Torah?

An in-depth video series exploring the meaning of Shavuot.

The Scandalous Backstory of Ruth and Boaz

How two stories of Genesis shed light on the book of Ruth, Shavuot and the meaning of kindness.

Shavuot: Does the Book of Ruth Matter?

The Book of Ruth and the meaning of the Jewish people’s mission.

Seasons of Love: A Shavuot Message

At the heart of faith is loyalty, love and kindness.

Ruth: A Story 30 Generations in the Making

An in-depth exploration of the Book of Ruth and the meaning of Shavuot.

How The Torah Changed The World

An in-depth exploration on the 10 Commandments and personal fulfillment.

The Day that Shook the World

Discover the most important intellectual development in human history.

Crash Course in Shavuot

A fascinating, big picture overview of the holiday of Shavuot and the Ten Commandments.

Shavuot: The Secret of Inspiration

Why did God wait 49 days before giving the Torah?

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