Posts Tagged ‘ torah in real life ’

A Blog That Mixes the Perfect Drink for Every Torah Portion

May 31, 2016
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A Blog That Mixes the Perfect Drink for Every Torah Portion

Have you ever been reading the weekly Torah portion and thought to yourself, “I could really use a drink”? If you know that feeling, we have just the blog for you: Tippling Through the Torah, a mixology blog inspired by the Torah. Amateur bartender and Kiddush Club devotee at Congregation…

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Bob Dylan Lyrics as Oral Law?

March 8, 2016
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Bob Dylan Lyrics as Oral Law

“Come senators, congressmen, please heed the call. Don’t stand in the doorway, don’t block up…

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Bizarre Torah Taxidermy in the Heart of Jewish Brooklyn

March 6, 2016
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Torah Taxidermy in the Brooklyn Shtetl

Tucked away in a brownstone in the Brooklyn shtetl of Borough Park is a family-friendly…

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The Sage and the Bathhouse

August 15, 2013
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Q: What’s worse than a rabbinic sage frequenting…

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Java’s Last Shul and the World’s Tallest Menorah

August 8, 2013
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Until recently, the city of Surabaya, on the Indonesian…

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Shabbos with the Penguins

April 5, 2013
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We’ve grown so accustomed to Chabad-Lubavitch’s ubiquity that it is…

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“I UNPLUG TO . . . cuddle”

February 19, 2013
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Being connected 24/7 is practically a requirement for…

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The Dark Side of the Bible

June 22, 2012
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In one of the darkest moments in the…

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Divine Plagiarism

January 9, 2012
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“We steal lyrics from God,” claims the website for…

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Special Needs in the Bible

December 12, 2011
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Did the biblical character Esau have ADHD? Did Isaac have a cognitive…

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Stairway to Heaven

October 25, 2011
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At the start of the Bible, everyone on Earth…

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God: The Video Game

September 8, 2011
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A new video game tells a story so big, violent,…

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