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How Do the 13 Middos Work?

Vaya’avor Hashem al panav vayikra (Shemos 34:6) In the aftermath of the Sin of the Golden Calf, Moshe asked Hashem to show him “His glory.” The Torah records that Hashem…

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The Culinary Connoisseur

A Sticky Situation

Today is National Sticky Bun Day. Aren’t all buns sticky, you ask — why a special day? Sticky buns are a dessert or yeast pastry that contains a filling of…

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Language

Dare to Care

In simmering irony that barely keeps from boiling over, Mark Twain told how Huckleberry Finn battled his conscience over helping a slave escape. Huck had always been taught that slavery…

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