How can we respond to a Seder during which it is prohibited to host guests? Yitzchak Etshalom and David Block each offer unique tefillot to be recited at our Seder table this year.
Can we imagine a world in which the Exodus never occurred? David Curwin suggests that this - as well as a broader dispute about the relationship between Torah and history - is subject to a dispute between The Rav, R. Joseph Dov he-Levi, and his namesake, the Beit ha-Levi.
Yosef Lindell offers a brief history of Pesah guides.
Shumel Hain discusses how we can bridge the "Tragic Gap" between the world envisioned in the blessing on budding fruit tress and our current reality of pandemic and tragedy
"Who Knows" seems to have become a recurring question for so many of us. Erica Brown shares personal and biblical reflections on the meaning of this phrase for the age of coronavirus.
Was the teiva an attempt to save Moshe's life? David Fried challenges our assumptions about the purpose of the wicker basket in the river.
Ben Lorber reflects on the meaning of ya'aleh ve-yavo.
Shmuel Hain comments on the leap year parshah-gap between Israel and the Diaspora.
Yaakov Jaffe explores Yehuda Ha-Levi's Yom Le-Yabasha.
Zach Truboff draws on personal experience in considering the place of Yizkor on Yom Tov.