Each “mishmar” then was on duty at the Holy Temple two weeks a year. What did the kohanim do when not duty at the Holy Temple and back home?
This week’s Torah portion talks about converts. Given Jews’ history of persecution, why would anyone of their own free will want to convert to Judaism?
Much of what we do as Jews is tied to the land of Israel. Our religious practices and rich heritage include endless expressions of our rights to the land.
Why is the Shabbat before Pesach know as Shabbat HaGadol, the Great Sabbath? Our Torah Scholars have some ideas on the subject.
How will we use our free will and choice regarding the precious and limited time we have to live? This is the great challenge God has placed before us.