Tag Archive "judiasm"

Passover and Biblical Myths: Jewish Perspective

In the spring issue of Reform Judaism magazine, it focused on the great jewish myths.  And much to my surprise and probably yours as well, was the myth of Passover – that we were not ...

Women of Faith: Jewish Perspective

There are not that many female heroines in the Bible, in fact, there are not that many named women at all.  And even when they are given a name, they are often flawed secondary characters.  ...

Purim: Oakville Judiasm 101

“In every province, and in every city, wherever the King’s command and his decree reached, the Jews had gladness and joy, a feast and a holiday…” (M’gillat Esther 8:17) In the Jewish calendar we are now ...