For Non-Jews – aishcom

The 7 Noachide Laws. The Jewish idea is that the Torah of Moses is a truth for all humanity, whether Jewish or not. The Torah (as explained in the Talmud – Sanhedrin 58b) presents seven mitzvot for non-Jews to observe.

The 7 Noachide Laws – aish.com

The Torah is a truth for all humanity, whether Jewish or not. The Jewish idea is that the Torah of Moses is a truth for all humanity, whether Jewish or not. The Torah (as explained in the Talmud – Sanhedrin 58b) presents seven mitzvot for non-Jews to observe. These seven laws are the pillars of …

What Does a Noahide Actually Do?: Ask the Rabbi Response

I grew up a believing Christian but after years of research I have come to believe in the God of Israel. I view myself today as a Noahide. (There are several reasons why it wouldn’t be feasible for me to convert.) My greatest desire is to know God and live in accordance with His word. But my …

Seven Laws of Noah: Ask the Rabbi Response – aish.com

I love the Jewish people and have enjoyed reading the many spiritual thoughts on your website. I want to draw closer to God, but from what I’ve read it is a very big commitment to convert. I don’t think I am up for this at this stage in my life. Is there some way to tap into the Torah wisdom …

Covenant & Conversation Parshat Noach: True Morality

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks is an international religious leader, philosopher, and respected moral voice. The author of over 30 books, Rabbi Sacks has received multiple awards in recognition of his work including the 2016 Templeton Prize.

From Mountain Mama to Yiddishe Mama – aish.com

The true story of an Appalachian family of 12 who converted to Judaism. Sheryl Youngs was born into a devout family of Sabbath-observing Christians, adherents of the Church of God 7 th Day. Her father, Brother Victor Youngs, was the pastor of their church, a charismatic leader who conducted many …

Black Jewish Rapper – aishcom

Seward Park is a neighborhood in southeast Seattle. Visit if you’re looking for Seattle’s orthodox Jews. Most of them live there. The neighborhood is chockfull of synagogues – including the oldest synagogue in Washington State – and other staples of Jewish life.

Life after Death – aishcom

Recently there’s been a spate of new books presenting what the authors consider an unshakable case for the survival of consciousness beyond death, drawn from quantum mechanics, neuroscience and moral philosophy.

All About the Messiah – aishcom

Descendent of King David, he will usher in an era of world peace. The final Messiah will be a normal human being, born of human parents. It is thus possible that he is already born. Similarly, the Messiah will be mortal. He will eventually die and bequeath his kingdom to his son or his successor …

seven-noahide-laws Videos – torahcafe.com

seven-noahide-laws Videos – Torah Cafe. 7 Laws of the Land (4:34). This trailer represents a highlight of a video presentation produced by Rabbi Yakov D. Cohen which addresses the purpose of creation, why are we here?

The Vatican and the Temple Vessels – aish.com

Reprinted with permission from Ami magazine. Rabbi Yonasan Shtencel of Jerusalem never imagined that his Talmud learning would lead him to explore the age-old mystery surrounding the disappearance of the vessels of the Beis Hamikdash, the Holy Temple. Are they really hidden in the catacombs of the …

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ABCs of Shavuot

Celebrating our receiving the Torah at Mount Sinai. Rabbi Shraga Simmons is the co-founder of Aish.com, and co-author of “48 Ways to Wisdom” (ArtScroll). He is Founder and Director of Aish.com’s advanced learning site.

Non-Jews – aishcom

The Miraculous Relationship Between the Jewish People & the Land of Israel

Jewish History

The history of the Jewish people and Judaism from the time of the Bible to modern day Israel. Crash course in Jewish History.

One Town, 7 Churches, No Synagogue & My Son’s Kippah

My son wore his new kippah publicly, like a billboard announcing his heritage. I didn’t want him to stick out. My eldest son tore open the package, his excitement palpable. He pulled out his new yarmulke and immediately asked me to help him pin it. A navy blue number with a silver Magen David, my …