Amalek: The Danger of not having Doubts

In the world of behavioral psychology, one of the most powerful motivators for human behavior is doubt. Human nature dictates that as long as a person is sure of their beliefs and intentions, they cannot be stopped- one need not look farther than the inspiring example of the thousands of olim who come to Israel every year, […]

Tetzave- Wearing the Pride of “Kodesh LaHashem”

Amid a discussion of the vestments of the כהנים and the כהן גדול, one garment stands out in its short description. After 15 pesukim describing the חושן משפט, the divine breastplate of the כהן גדול, and before the five that discuss his כתונת/robe, one passuk mentions one of the most symbolic garments of the Head […]