Rabbi Dr. Eliyahu Safran

Revisiting a Familiar Narrative

The four sons are familiar to us, but here is another way of interpreting their roles., 3/29/2010, 12:48 AM

The Significant Seder Sandwich

Our daily bread is more than the sum of its calories and the Hillel sandwich we eat at the Passover seder is more than a sandwich. It is a symbolic message about freedom and salvation., 3/16/2010, 2:55 PM

Miracles and Dreidels

What a spinning top can teach us about miracles., 12/13/2009, 11:34 PM

The Nullity and the Greatness

The tension of Man's duality on Yom Kippur., 9/22/2009, 12:48 AM

Designing Your Own Calendar

These calendars are never discarded., 9/10/2009, 11:02 AM

National Mourning

Is there any calamity that can transform a nation?, 7/13/2009, 1:06 PM

Shavuot: Ways of Remembering

A pivot in time., 5/28/2009, 1:18 AM

Kashrut in Times of Difficulty

We are both physical and spiritual., 5/3/2009, 10:42 AM

Sh'foch Chamatcha: Justice

The truth of "b'chol dor vador" and the geulah., 4/5/2009, 11:32 AM

Tu B'Shevat: The Value of Life

Life is the ultimate gift from God., 2/6/2009, 2:16 AM