January 30, 2020

The BEST: Star Trek: The Original Series 

The BEST: Star Trek: The Original Series  Created by Gene Roddenberry by Aryeh Klapper Summary: Star Trek: The Original Series was a science fiction television program which aired between […]
January 27, 2020

Reconstructing Yirat Shamayim

Reconstructing Yirat Shamayim Yaakov Bieler Over the twenty-five years since the publication of Prof. Haym Soloveitchik’s essay, “Rupture and Reconstruction: The Transformation of Contemporary Orthodoxy,” the […]
January 23, 2020

The BEST: Rembrandt’s Jeremiah

The BEST: “Jeremiah Lamenting the Destruction of Jerusalem”   Painted by Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn (c.1630) Reviewed by Chaim Strauchler Summary: Rembrandt portrays the distraught lone […]
January 20, 2020

Looking Backward: Talmud la-Talmida

Looking Backward: Talmud la-Talmida Warren Zev Harvey For my five-year-old granddaughter, Lia Sivan One evening this past fall I received an email from Jeffrey Saks, the […]