Talmud-inspired learning craze sweeps South Korea

Talmud-inspired learning craze sweeps South Korea

Tim Alper, JTA, 01/14/2019

Kim Hye-kyung was in this quandary when, by chance, she came across a book by a Korean author about what for her was a novel study method. It was chavruta, a method used by Talmud scholars in which pairs of students debate and ask one another questions based on ancient rabbinic texts.

Just Your Typical Egyptian Mexican American Jew

Just Your Typical Egyptian Mexican American Jew

Aaron Isaac Asher Breceda, Jewish&, 12/01/2016

It is interesting to grow up in an old world family with new world ideas.

We Need More than a Sneeze

We Need More than a Sneeze

Rabbi Isaiah Rothstein, Jewish&, 12/31/2014

Before attaining my Master of Social Work, I had the honor of helping many sick people live out their final months comfortable in hospice.