The First Mitzvah, The First Month

Astronomy is a prerequisite for the first mitzvah, which we read about in Parshat Hachodesh…

The First Festival of Light

Chanukah is often referred to as the Festival of Light(s). But it is not the first Festival of Light in the world, as the Talmud tells us.

The First Light

Conflict between Genesis and modern science?
Ancient rabbinic midrashim already have an understanding in consonance with modern scientific ideas!