The earliest Jewish tribes, inhabitants of the arid lands of Canaan, Phoenicia and Palestine, developed the first known Jewish prayer space, the tentlike tabernacle.
In 1969, I asked a rabbinical school to send me an application and quickly discovered that women were not eligible to be rabbis.
That’s how Abraham resolves his dispute with Lot over grazing lands: “If you head left, I’ll head right. If you head right, I’ll go left” (Genesis 13:9).
When I need a sweet, satisfying nibble, I often pick up a date.
I don’t. It is not my place to nudge people to get or not to get vaccinated.