Last week, I had the honor of meeting with a Holocaust survivor. And not just any Holocaust survivor - a Deaf Holocaust survivor.
I went to Los Angeles, California to celebrate the recent Passover holiday...
Tisha B'Av, observed this year on Sunday, July 29, is one of the solemnest days on the Jewish calendar.
The Talmud (Ta'anis 30b) writes:
"And the entire congregation lifted up their voice, and cried aloud, and...
“A deaf person, a mentally-insane person, and a minor are exempt from the commandments.”
- The Babylonian Talmud
Do you see something wrong with the above quote? I do.
No, it’s not what you’re thinking.
The law is...