Although by definition miracles do not have to be explained as scientifically observable phenomena, the miraculous shamir which cut the stones for King Solomon's Temple matches the description of alpha radiation.
There is a classic difference of opinion between our Rabbis regarding the construction of the Third Holy Temple (aka Beis HaMikdash). Maimonides states that it will be built by man, more specifically by Mashiach. Rashi, by contrast, explains tha
According to the Midrash (Tanchumah, Tzav 15), when you learning about the structure of the Holy Temple is considered as it. Is is interesting today as in the year 2000 when we first put it together, click here to start the tour. (Doesn't work? Temporaril
At times, we sense what appear to be signs of detachment and disinvolvement on G-d's part. G-d seems to have shifted the focus of His attention from our lives, abandoning us to the whims of “chance” and “fate.” In truth, however, this Divine “objectivity”
The Holy Temple, a.k.a. the Beit Hamikdash, was the football-stadium-sized, multi-level, indoor-outdoor structure that was the nucleus of Judaism, its most sacred site. The problem with the word “temple” is that Indiana Jones got to it. Today, w
Sure it’s cool to have a central place for prayer and meditation, with the Menorah, the incense, the tablets that Moses brought…but why the butcher shop? Charity, prayer, study…all those I can understand. But why on earth would G-d want us to bu