• Topic: Philosophy, Torah

Vayikra artwork by Darius Gilmont

Jewish history puts a new twist on the famous opening line “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.” How often do we stop and acknowledge the time-honored highs and the lows of our lives as Jews?  Are we even aware of them? The Jewish year guides us through our peaks and valleys as a people, our moments of triumph and of tragedy. Together, we look back on the moments that offer a deeper understanding of the Jewish people throughout the millennia — and inspire us in the present. Register today.

 

Table of Contents

1. Miracles
2. Chanukah
3. Purim
4. Tisha b’Av
5. Yom Hashoah and the Holocaust
6. Yom Ha’atzmaut and Yom Hazikaron