Ari Z. Zivotofsky

Rabbi Dr. Ari Zivotofsky is on the faculty of the Brain Science Program at Bar-Ilan University in Israel.

A Purim Afterthought

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Misconception: Mordechai and Esther, the Purim heroes, were uncle and niece. 1 Fact: According to Megillat Esther, Mordechai and Esther were first cousins. Background: This is a widespread… Read more