Mark H. Levin
Leading a Seder Explained
Whence a Haggadah?
Haggadah #2. January 18, 2021 I promised I'd write brief columns about the haggadah in preparation for Passover. Here's the second one:...
The Haggadah: An Introduction
I'm going to start writing periodic articles, at least weekly, about the haggadah, the home prayer book used for the evening meal the...
Come Let Us Walk This Way Together
A meaningful symbol goes straight to the gut, bypassing the rational mind. Our nation has been through a debate about the Confederate...
FOR THE LOVE OF GOD!
Jews often are horrified by Genesis 22, the near knifing sacrifice of Isaac by his father, Abraham. How many times did people accost me...
Religion Philosophy and Abortion
Americans are engaging in a partisan pitched battle over the place of religion in American law and society, a battle that our citizens...
Kings, Governments and Torah: My Allegiance Goes to God
As we culminate reading the Book of Deuteronomy, the most neglected book of the Torah because it is read during the summer, we find the...
The King is Not to Blame: A Parable
Guards approached the king of a foreign land. The King was attending his personal garden, admiring its beauty and growth, and felt the...
Democracy and Jews
Among the historical roles of rabbis has been defender of the Jewish community. Whether in ancient Rome, fifteenth century Christian...
America's Culture of Death
For Jews, the most important value is life itself. We classically don't even accommodate quality of life issues. We strive to preserve...
Introduction to Praying the Bible
Health: A Public Issue
A Wandering Aramean and Me
From Degradation to Glory, Slavery to Freedom
Our Four Children: Each Special in His/Her Way
You Shall Explain to Your Child When S/He Asks ...
Slaves to Pharaoh in Egypt: Now What?
Why Do Jews Answer a Question With A Question? Do We?
From Slavery to Freedom
Wash? What For? Urhatz and Karpas
Candles and Kiddush
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