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Photosynthesis as a Parable for Life

The Torah often describes the Land of Israel as a land flowing with milk and honey. Rashi explains that the honey referred to in the verse is not made by bees but is made from dates, one of the unique seven fruits designated by God as native to the Land of Israel: For God your […]

Secrets of Rain

The portion of Eikev remarks on the importance of rain twice. In the first, the Torah compares the lands of Egypt and Israel: For the land that you are coming there to inherit it is not like the land of Egypt that you left there, where you would plant your seed and irrigate it with […]