Torah Tuesdays

Torah Tuesdays: The Ten Commandments

I thought it might be nice to do a Judaism 101 post, you know, a back-to-the-basics kind of thing. The Ten Commandments are a pretty basic part of Jewish belief.  After all, whatever I’m posting on these Torah Tuesdays posts can be linked back to these commandments in some way.   Indeed, we learn that… Continue reading Torah Tuesdays: The Ten Commandments

Torah Tuesdays

Torah Tuesdays – Be Happy With What You Have

We are in the thick of High Holiday season!  Rosh Hashanah is now behind us, and we are looking ahead to Yom Kippur from the Aseres Y’mei Teshuva – the Ten Days of Repentance.  I thought a post inspired by an article I read on Aish.com about Yom Kippur would be appropriate for today’s Torah… Continue reading Torah Tuesdays – Be Happy With What You Have

Torah Tuesdays

Torah Tuesdays – All the time

One thing that Judaism has is lots and lots of mitzvos.  Mitzvos that govern how to eat, talk, get dressed, get married.  Most of the mitzvos are related to specific acts (like cooking) or specific times (like waking up in the morning).  There are, however, six mitzvos that one is supposed to keep in mind… Continue reading Torah Tuesdays – All the time