JPS Tanakh -Jewish Bible

Va-et’ chanan and Nostra Aetate

Reading the Ten Commandments In this week’s Torah portion It gradually dawned on me That the solution to the challenge...

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A Jewish Via Negativa?

What is the difference Between sitting at the grave of a tzaddik And calling on your ancestors To assist you?...

The Ganges River viewed from boulders on its bank.

Indissolubility of Marriage Revisited

Is Catholicism a form of Kabbalah? Is this why I was resistant to it? Still am? For I dislike dualism...

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Between Depression and Red Wrigglers

I am doing my best To catch up on the Daf Yomi sections I have missed; I have accepted that...

Comfrey in unglazed terracotta pot

Bill Gates: Feeding the World

Conspiracy theories Are important For they speak to our fears And our sense of powerlessness Our distrust of those who...

Imphepho (Helchrysum Odoratissimum) smudge burning to clear a space.

Earth Koshering

It is no use pretending. I am a Jew Not a Noahide Honouring my soul identity Is more important than...

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For the Love of Beautiful Ideas

I have confirmed, again, That archaela.com has served its purpose – To guide me gently through the fog of my...

Comfrey in unglazed terracotta pot

Container Vegetable Gardening 101

Growing food in wooden boxes Measuring 50 X 50cm At a depth of 16cm Is something I experimented with this...

The Ganges River viewed from boulders on its bank.

From my Mountain Descending

Writing as I have for the last few years Is not what gets me up in the morning anymore For...