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“If God gave me the power to build a collection with little money, who am I to sell it?”
In his own words, what does a new library for the Jewish world in Jerusalem mean?
When cholera ran rampant, saving lives superseded all else
“Guide me in your truth and fulfill me from its delights”
How does one drown out the name of the most hated, evil man in the Megillah? By making good use of a Christian folk tradition of course!
Rabbi Márton Schreiner, a religious educator, orientalist and scholar of Semitic languages, struggled against the Ethnic Cultural Movement’s intent to be substitute for Jewish religious life.
The Jews of Frankfurt established a second Purim in 1616 in celebration of the downfall of a new Haman who tried to eradicate the local Jewish community.
We collected a few greetings and well-wishes for the holiday that were found in the ancient Cairo Geniza
From the Martin Buber Archive: A letter to the American president about MLK’s 1965 release from jail
The first Hebrew translation of the famous work El Conciliador also served as the translator’s own personal diary
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