To mark IDC Herzliya’s 20th anniversary, we spent a day following Prof. Uriel Reichman, IDC’s founder and president, and Jonathan Davis, VP for External Relations, around its delightful campus.
Posted on: November 21st, 2014Kidz → Tales of the Gaonim
Yonadav was greatly impressed at the vast sums of money the young man had in his possessions.
Posted on: November 17th, 2014Kidz → Tales of the Gaonim
“I do nothing worthwhile,” he modestly replied and refused to discuss any of his deeds. For the man was a very modest and humble person.
Posted on: November 7th, 2014Kidz → Midrash Stories
While he slept, he dreamed of Eliyahu HaNavi, who was trying to awaken him from his sleep.
Posted on: October 31st, 2014Kidz → Tales of the Gaonim
“I’ll pay you whether you cure her or kill her,” shouted the loyal husband.
Posted on: October 24th, 2014Kidz → Midrash Stories
He lacked for nothing materialistic and could have lived the rest of his life, had he chosen to, in the luxury and laziness that dominated the Roman upper class life.
Posted on: October 12th, 2014Kidz → Midrash Stories
When the soldiers heard this they exclaimed happily: “You mean this is the sacred Jewish fruit? Hurry, get on the horse. You are coming with us to the palace.”
Posted on: October 2nd, 2014Kidz → Tales of the Gaonim
Now let me ask you, what would happen to an infantryman if he deserted his regiment and went to serve in the cavalry? He would be court-martialed, wouldn’t he?”
Posted on: September 24th, 2014Kidz → Midrash Stories
Dug out beneath his bunk was a little chest which he guarded with his very life. It contained a small Sefer Torah, miniature size, but kosher, and a shofar.
Posted on: September 19th, 2014Kidz → Tales of the Gaonim
So began a marvelous period of good fortune. He invested the twenty-four gold pieces in many types of businesses and everything his hand touched turned to gold.
Posted on: September 12th, 2014Kidz → Tales of the Gaonim
Pressing close to the cage, the Ibn Ezra shouted the words, “Shema Yisrael…”
Posted on: September 5th, 2014Kidz → Midrash Stories
“You can have your choice,” said the wise king. “You can choose to take this gold, 100 pieces each, or I can give you each three pieces of advice.”
Posted on: August 29th, 2014Kidz → Tales of the Gaonim
“It isn’t the work,” said Eliezer. “I want to learn our holy Torah.”
Posted on: August 22nd, 2014Kidz → Midrash Stories
He followed her advice and, before departing, the rabbanim offered him a bracha. “Aba Yudin, may the Lord return your wealth, for all the kind deeds you do.”
Posted on: August 15th, 2014Kidz → Tales of the Gaonim
In their perverted justice they also declared the following law: Anyone who was injured by another so that blood flowed from his wound, was compelled to pay his attacker since he bled him!
Posted on: August 8th, 2014Kidz → Midrash Stories
“When I asked why she cried so much she said she came from a very religious home and feared she would be sold to a non-Jew and forced to convert.
Posted on: August 1st, 2014Kidz → Tales of the Gaonim
Know that from. the day I began to recite the holy name of God, I have always loved Shabbos
Posted on: July 28th, 2014Kidz → Midrash Stories
And so the enemy burst into the Sanctuary and set up a stand on the Temple Mount.
Posted on: July 18th, 2014Kidz → Tales of the Gaonim
By means of a clever pretext, they succeeded in getting Rabi Yitzhak aboard a ship and sailed it down the river.
Posted on: July 11th, 2014Kidz → Midrash Stories
When the young man awoke, he did not know where he was. As he looked around, the princess looked out and saw him.
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