Book Reviews, etc.

Many Jews recite the Shema prayer twice daily. Parts of the Shema are written on a small scroll which is then rolled up and put inside a mezuzah case and affixed to the doorposts of a Jewish home. Eastern Orthodox Christians wear a small, woolen prayer rope on their left... Read more →


I enjoy thinking back on some of the things our daughter said when she was first learning our language. She enunciated well, but the words weren’t always quite right. Even still, she uses the word “literate” incorrectly. She will come home stating dramatically, “It was literately so hot today, I... Read more →