Although the verse itself does not reveal why we are instructed to circumcise specifically on the eighth day, many possible explanations are offered . . .
by Yehuda Shurpin
He looks so strong in his tallit and tefillin, with the determination of a man prepared to fight, yet with the resignation of one discovering that his life is not in his control.
By Mushka Rochel Zaltzman-Graj
I demand of my heart, no tears at Auschwitz.
By Orly Fuerst