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Is the Messiah a Christian Concept?

IJC - Messiah

When I was a teenager I was asked a question that shocked me. I was student at a Jewish high school in London and I had a strong Jewish identity, even if Jewish learning was not my top priority. I was at shabbaton with a bunch of my friends and[…]

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Rabbi, What’s a Shofar?

Shofar

Rabbi, what’s a shofar?” That was the astounding question posed to me by a young Jewish woman who had recently arrived from North Carolina and become my student here in New York City. I don’t know what’s more amazing, the fact that in 2014 we still have young men and[…]

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