Hebrew for School: Teach Your Children Hebrew

Parents and Children

Studies have shown that it is easier for children to learn a second language than it is for adults. It’s also a great skill to have either way, as being bilingual is becoming more and more useful as the years go on. Learning a new language can give your child a leg up and teach …

Hebrew Alphabet Meanings, Symbols and Ideas About Creation

Kabbalah "ein sof" chart

Hebrew is not just for Bible or Jewish studies scholars. It turns out the letters of the Hebrew alphabet actually have much to say about the patterns that govern creation—both natural and human. The Hebrew alphabet meanings, symbols are relevant to Christians, too, as they represent and refine the understanding of God, the cosmos, and …

How to Read the Hebrew Bible

How To Read The Hebrew Bible: Hebrew Bible

Interested in learning how to translate the sacred text yourself? It’s completely possible, although severely deemed otherwise, for those not wanting to fly to Jerusalem themselves to learn. The history of the language in and of itself is extremely fascinating, and learning it can give you the ability to express yourself in ways you originally …

History, Jews and Germany. Book Review

History, Jews and Germany: Book Cover

The Book Smugglers: Partisans, Poets, and the Race to Save Jewish Treasures from the Nazis By David E. Fishman Reviewed by Julie Sara Porter The Holocaust is a time when many people took courageous risks to save lives. There were just as many stories of people who took courageous risks to save not only human …

Bible in the Original Hebrew: Learn the Bible from the Source

Hebrew Manuscript

There are many reasons to learn the Ancient Hebrew language. If you are a follower of Judeo-Christian religion, you will better comprehend the Bible by reading it in the original language it was written. The Bible in the original Hebrew reads differently than translations, and you may learn things you didn’t know before! Those interested …

How to Learn Yiddish: The Language That Survived the Holocaust

Isaak Asknaziy (1856-1902), Jewish Wedding with Klezmer Band

Just more than 600 years old, the relatively new language called Yiddish has sparked interest across the world because of its resurgence despite the most adverse of events. Hence, many people want to find out how to learn Yiddish. We hope that the following overview of its history, culture, relationship with Hebrew, and courses offered …

“What Language Do They Speak in Israel?” A Worthwhile Question

What Language Do They Speak in Israel?” - Jerusalem

Hebrew is not a commonly taught language in schools around the world—most people view it as an ancient religious language. However, modern Israel has excellent universities and businesses; and is making strides in sustainability, medical technology, finance, and computer science. Israel has produced incredible writers, musicians, and film artists, too. So, what language do they …