A Tuesday TorahTutors Tidbit About Being a Link in a Chain

Today’s TorahTutors Tidbit relates to this week’s Torah portion, where we learn about the beginnings of the world and of human history, and about development beyond those beginnings.   When one TorahTutors student began her partial study of the Book of Bereishit, it was with a specific eye towards gaining a sense of the world’s…

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A Tuesday TorahTutors Tidbit About an Ungracious Wedding Host (and More)

The Talmud (Bava Batra 91a) records a view that Ivtzan, a lesser-known leader from the Book of Judges (12:8), is actually Boaz, of Book of Ruth fame. One TorahTutors session included discussion of how different commentaries relate to this tradition on different levels. Ralbag, for instance, suggests simply that the tradition is rooted in the…

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TorahTutors at a (Virtual) Homeschool Conference

TorahTutors was pleased to be a silver sponsor of the 2020 Torah Home Education conference this past Sunday. Jewish homeschooling has long been popular with many families, and the option is seeing increased interest because of the uncertainties surrounding school reopenings during the Covid-19 pandemic. TorahTutors has the tools to provide valuable support to families…

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