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Can we talk about the Holocaust with children?

Can we talk about the Holocaust with children?

Judy Simon talks to three professionals about sharing Holocaust experiences with childrenJudy Simon, 11/04/2018 22:16
It's all about the salt

It's all about the salt

Is there a positive lesson that can be learned from Sodom?Judy Simon, 03/11/2017 15:36
Sukkah of Joy

Sukkah of Joy

Make Sukkot into a family project. Mendy Kaplan shares tips on involving everyone.Judy Simon, 04/10/2017 08:46
Yom Kippur: Day of forgiveness

Yom Kippur: Day of forgiveness

The secrets of doing Teshuvah and obtaining G-dly forgiveness.Judy Simon, 29/09/2017 17:20
Clean your soul through Teshuvah

Clean your soul through Teshuvah

Cleanse your soul and return to yourself through the Teshuvah process.Judy Simon, 08/09/2017 18:05
82 years without Rav Kook

82 years without Rav Kook

Last week we commemorated 82 years since the passing of a man who revolutionized the Torah world. Who was Rav Kook?Judy Simon, 01/09/2017 18:04
Back to School and New Beginnings

Back to School and New Beginnings

Sound advice on how to make this new beginning end in a great yearJudy Simon, 25/08/2017 18:56
Elul: The King is in the Field

Elul: The King is in the Field

During the month of Elul, G-d is very near. What should we do about it?Judy Simon, 18/08/2017 16:43
Making aliyah real

Making aliyah real

Meet the new immigrants to Israel brought home by Nefesh B'Nefesh. Judy Simon shares stories of veteran immigrants.Judy Simon, 11/08/2017 14:53
Spain without Jews? That's how it happened

Spain without Jews? That's how it happened

For over 500 years, Crypto-Jews have been secretly keeping some Jewish traditions.Judy Simon, 21/07/2017 18:21
The five women who held the keys to the Land of Israel

The five women who held the keys to the Land of Israel

Five women challenge Moses for a portion of the Land of Israel. What does G-d say?Judy Simon, 14/07/2017 18:16
Talking donkeys and communication

Talking donkeys and communication

Three essential communication techniques that we learn from this week's Torah portion.Judy Simon, 07/07/2017 19:35
The Sin of The Spies - Can We Correct It Today?

The Sin of The Spies - Can We Correct It Today?

What exactly did the spies do wrong? Can we fix it?Judy Simon, 23/06/2017 19:03
Summer vacation: Freedom!

Summer vacation: Freedom!

How do you make sure your summer vacation is not wasted?Judy Simon, 16/06/2017 19:22
The Revelation on Mount Sinai: 'As one man with one heart'

The Revelation on Mount Sinai: 'As one man with one heart'

When the Jewish people received the Torah, we were completely unified. Can we do it again?Judy Simon, 30/05/2017 18:47
A celebration of miracles

A celebration of miracles

Why Jerusalem Day should be celebrated for six days instead of just one.Judy Simon, 19/05/2017 19:16
Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai: Teacher of Mystical Torah

Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai: Teacher of Mystical Torah

Why do we celebrate Lag B'Omer if it's the anniversary of Rabbi Shimon's death?Judy Simon, 14/05/2017 22:50
Yom Ha'atzmaut: still a reason to celebrate?

Yom Ha'atzmaut: still a reason to celebrate?

So many years after becoming a state. So many problems. Should we still celebrate?Judy Simon, 02/05/2017 21:54
The Holocaust - Can we talk about it with children?

The Holocaust - Can we talk about it with children?

Judy Simon talks to three professionals about sharing Holocaust experiences with childrenJudy Simon, 24/04/2017 21:56
Redemption Time

Redemption Time

Redemption from Egypt parallels Redemption from Exile. Interview with Rabbi Lazer Brody.Judy Simon, 31/03/2017 17:55
Creative Spirit

Creative Spirit

Bezalel is Divinely inspired in his creation of the Mishkan. Is our creativity Divine too?Judy Simon, 24/03/2017 18:30
Jethro: First convert or first Noahide?

Jethro: First convert or first Noahide?

Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, gave up being a pagan priest to follow Hashem.Judy Simon, 03/03/2017 16:59
Happy New Year, trees!

Happy New Year, trees!

Why is Tu Bishvat such a happy holiday for those who love the Land of Israel?Judy Simon, 10/02/2017 12:10
The Rambam's effect

The Rambam's effect

Learn about one of the most influential figures in jewish history, Moses Maimonides -- The RambamJudy Simon, 03/02/2017 09:24
Where is G-d? Everywhere

Where is G-d? Everywhere

G-d really does exist. Listen to Judy Simon and Rabbi Lazer Brody gives you a proof.Judy Simon, 27/01/2017 16:35
The Birth of a Nation

The Birth of a Nation

What distinguishes the Jewish nation from other nations of the world?Judy Simon, 20/01/2017 15:08
Jacob's blessings

Jacob's blessings

Yaacov Avinu blessed his children. Judy Simon thinks that our own blessings are powerful too.Judy Simon, 13/01/2017 16:56
Why should Jews only marry other Jews?

Why should Jews only marry other Jews?

Judy Simon calls for young Jews to take a serious look at their heritage before tossing it out.Judy Simon, 06/01/2017 14:50
Lighting up the World

Lighting up the World

How are the Jewish People like the pure olive oil of the Chanukah miracle?Judy Simon, 30/12/2016 09:04
Are all dreams prophecy?

Are all dreams prophecy?

Joseph had two prophetic dreams. What is the meaning of the dreams of Joseph? And how does it relate to us?Judy Simon, 23/12/2016 14:51
The Matriarch Leah: Hidden Strengths

The Matriarch Leah: Hidden Strengths

Was the Matriarch Leah really the hated wife? Lessons in gratitude.Judy Simon, 09/12/2016 12:05
A pure soul raised in an evil environment

A pure soul raised in an evil environment

Why was Rebecca worthy of becoming a Matriarch? What can we learn from her?Judy Simon, 03/12/2016 23:44
Lot's Wife: Salt of the Earth

Lot's Wife: Salt of the Earth

The people of Sodom were destroyed for their evil ways. Can we still learn from them?Judy Simon, 18/11/2016 15:40
Message to Jews: Make Aliyah!

Message to Jews: Make Aliyah!

Judy's message is clear: Go to the Land of Israel and make it your home.Judy Simon, 11/11/2016 12:27
The Tower of Babel

The Tower of Babel

The tower which changed the world from being mono-lingual to having 70 languages.Judy Simon, 04/11/2016 14:51
When God created the universe

When God created the universe

Rabbi Dr. Ari Zivotofsky on how the Torah and science don't contradict at all.Judy Simon, 28/10/2016 13:44