In The Beginning

In The Beginning

In the beginning of the Noah and the flood story, it is said “God had deep grief in His heart… for the earth is filled with robbery through them. And behold, I am about to destroy them with the earth. …Behold I am about to bring the...
Promise of the Covenant of Brit Milah

Promise of the Covenant of Brit Milah

At the brit milah of my son yesterday I spoke a few words. Here are a few of them. “In the Talmud, Masechet Kiddushin 29a, it says ‘A father is obligated with respect to his son: to circumcise him, to redeem him (if he is the first born), to teach him...