Shabbat Shalom!

We hope you have a fabulous Shabbis!Check out the weekly Torah portion here - Parshat Tzav - and don't forget to check back each week for the next installment. This is Torah study you are bound to enjoy and you will defintely impress your shabbis table!Gut Shabbis & Shabbat Shalom!-- Talia and the Jewish Portal Team … [Read more...]

Last Minute Seder Ideas

Cross posted from If you are like millions of Jews in America, life has been pretty busy lately.Passover is upon us and to help ease your stress, here are some last minute ideas to help you prepare for your Seder.What is most important in any Jewish celebration? Why the Food of course! Kitchen Daily has posted The World's Easiest Seder Menu. You should be able to whip this up in no time!Once we have the food going we MUST make sure we have the right wine. Lucky for you, I … [Read more...]

The Passover Seder… With The Four Sons…

Check out this awesome G-dCast holiday special video! The four sons explain Passover to us in only the way they can...We love our friends over at G-dCast.More Torah cartoons at … [Read more...]

Centralized Judaism… something like herding cats?

Before coming to Patheos, I thought I was pretty well informed about other religions. I have been to every imaginable church and was even given a Christian study bible by a friend... when I was enrolled in a Christian bible study class. (It was really awesome! They were studying the minor prophets and I had never read that part of the TaNaCH.)And then I met my friends at Patheos. We are a diverse group here... Mormons, Methodist, Protestants, Buddhists, Native Americans... we even created our … [Read more...]

What does G-d mean?

A friend just posted on her Facebook a conversation with her almost 3 year old daughter. It went like this -Kid: What does god mean? Mom: Love. Kid: If I wear my purple tights will I look like a dancer? … I guess I passed lesson one on spirituality 101. … [Read more...]

Welcome to the NEW Jewish Portal!

Hello. Shalom. Welcome.Do you like our new portal? Pretty cool, isn't it? We want this to be your safe place. A place you come back to every day to see what's hot in Judaism... not to mention all the other resources Patheos has to offer.We welcome your feedback, as always - JewishPortal@Patheos.comKeep checking back for new, fun articles, blogs, and cool features!--Talia Jewish Portal Manager … [Read more...]