“Just by choosing to be here, you can’t help but be a part of it.”
This is a common temptation, but if one persists, one begins to make headway. If one has had three years of high-school Latin
So Ronnie sets out. Along the way, he meets up with Myla, who's still making her movie... The Road Not Taken... and wants
Harshav, whose last name was originally Hrushovski, Hebraized his name in the late 1980s, though it is important to note
Aviya Kushner's book The Grammar of God: A Journey Into the Words and Worlds of the Bible is profoundly personal. Kushner grew up in a Hebrew-speaking, scholarly household in which the Bible--read in the original Hebrew--was often the center of conversation and debate.
I love Israel. I loved Israel before I ever visited -- blame it on years of Jewish summer camp, day school, and Hebrew school -- but after spending a collective seven months there in the past two years, my infatuation has only amplified.
Also, no religion offers anything more miraculous than the ordinary methods of conception and childbirth. If I were from
Wearing a green army uniform, was something I thought I would never do. Living in a country I once knew but is now so foreign
Growing up, churches were simply buildings that I did not enter. Not because I felt unwelcome by Christians, but because I didn't even know any of them in the first place.
Residents in the small Louisiana community of Gardner contacted both the local sheriff's department and the media to report