To be a Jew

What is a Jew?  The term "Yehudi" ("Jew" in Hebrew) means "From Yehuda."  During the First Temple period, when all twelve tribes lived in Israel, a Yehudi would have been from the Tribe of Judah (just as an Efr...

The Nation of our Fathers

What is a nation?  According to the Oxford Dictionary a nation is: "a large body of people united by common descent, history, culture, or language inhabiting a particular state or territory."  Currently, due to...