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What is the Midrash?

A. "Midrash" means "exposition." The Midrash (or Medrash) is probably the most referred-to collection of explanatory works on Tanach,...

Who are “The Rabbis?” I keep on hearing that phrase!

Great question! Unfortunately, the misconception exists that “The Rabbis” are a tribunal of sinister hooded men in a torch-lit cave somewhere...

What is the Talmud?

summerset: Hi...What is the Talmud? As you can tell, I am not Jewish. Rabbi Latowicz: Actually, there are many Jews who ask the same question! According...