Eating, Its Disorders, and How to Fix the W...

Jun 03, 2021Comments off

The Spies described the land of Israel as, “a land that devours its inhabitants”[1] (אֶרֶץ אֹכֶלֶת יוֹשְׁבֶיהָ). Countering them, Joshua and Caleb—the only two spies

No Extreme Dieting

Feb 13, 2020Comments off

According to the Book of Formation, the sense of the month of Shevat is the sense of eating (which includes drinking, as well). We might

And You Thought Eating was a Simple Matter?...

Aug 15, 2019Comments off

Rabbi Shimon would say: Three who eat at one table and do not speak words of Torah, it is as if they have eaten of idolatrous sacrifices;

Drawing down blessing from Above

Aug 10, 2012No Comments

The Zohar on parashat Eikev discusses the verse, “You will eat and be satisfied and you shall bless Havayah, your God for the good land