Category: Jewish Holidays

Taking Off For Yom Tov

The Career Corner By Chaim Shapiro Dear Chaim, I recently started a new job. I had been out of work for a while, so I didn’t want to take any chances during the application process. I did not mention that…

A More Religious Megillat Esther?

The Jewish-Greek Version of the Book of Esther and what it tells us about Jewish Identity in Ancient Times Prof. Aaron Koller (Yeshiva University, New York) One of the most famous – and significant – features of the Hebrew book of…

Pessach and Jonathan Pollard

Apr 4 2015, Divar Torah 2nd night of Pessach, Aish Hatorah If we wanted to describe Chag Hapessach in two words, it certainly would be “Ziman Chay’ru’tay’nu”. Yes after 210 years as Uvodim to Pharoh, they had had enough. Even…