Posts Tagged ‘ creation ’

A Fish This Big

January 11, 2012
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leviathan

Did the ancient rabbis know about killer whales or the Loch Ness Monster? Probably not–but that didn’t stop them from theorizing about a sea-creature that was almost bigger than the ocean itself. The Leviathan, according to rabbinic literature, was created on the fifth day of creation, along with fish and everything else that lives in the sea. It’s…

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A Tale of Two Adams

October 14, 2011
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A Tale of Two Adams

Not everyone knows this, but the first two chapters of Genesis tell two different stories…

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A Girl’s Best Friend

July 13, 2011
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diamond

What’s the connection between Hasidic Jews and diamonds? History tells us that many Jews, after being prohibited from…

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