An expression of faith: Traveling 50 states, meeting Jews, and putting on Tefillin

For Jewish men, Tefillin is one of our most important rituals. Tefillin are phylacteries. One box affixes to the forehead, with the other box held by straps around the arms. Each box contains Torah passages. The straps are attached tightly, a metaphor for binding our head and heart to Hashem. Finally, the reading of prayers, … Continue reading An expression of faith: Traveling 50 states, meeting Jews, and putting on Tefillin