Festival Candle Lighting
The custom of lighting candles at the outset of each festival is rich in symbolism and creates an atmosphere of sanctity and beauty. These festival candles communicate to us on a deep level that holy time has begun. Follow along to learn the traditional Hebrew melody for this special blessing with words in Hebrew. English transliteration and translation are also provided.
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Sabbath Table Melodies[22 Videos]
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There is no commandment in the Torah to light candles just before the Sabbath, and yet it is one of the most universal and beloved of our Jewish traditions. On a practical level, the candles enhance the joy and honor of the Sabbath by providing light and beauty.
Selected Writings of Rabbi Isaac Lichtenstein
Rabbi Isaac Lichtenstein (1825-1908), serving as a district rabbi in Hungary, had an encounter with the Gospel that changed his life. He became an outspoken disciple of Yeshua, but remained faithful to Torah. The Everlasting Jew is a new collation of his inspiring writings.