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  • For the Kids

    By Abbi Gilad

    June 26, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    We Are All Kings

    We are told in parshat Shelach to wear tzitzit, a fringed garment. This is so central to Jewish identity, that the white-and-blue tallit became the model for the Israeli flag. Wearing fringes on the edge of your garment was, in ancient times, a sign that you came...

  • Parshat Shelach

    By Abby Gilad

    June 6, 2002 | 8:00 pm

    Moses sends out 12 spies to check out the Land of Israel. When they come back, two of them say: "It'll be a challenge to conquer, but it's real beautiful there, and worth it!" The other 10 say: "Uh uh, no way. The people who live there are giants. We might as well go back to Egypt,...