Reuven Chaims' articles also appear weekly on ohr.edu and on https://ohr.edu/this_week/whats_in_a_word/ and in the Jewish Press.
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Olives and Oil During these days of Chanuka, everybody is talking about the miracle of the Menorah and the jug of shemen zayit zach (pure olive oil). What people don't realize is that the word shemen is not the only Hebrew word for oil—the word yitzhar bears the same meaning. In this special Chanuka feature, we will explore the difference between the two … Continue reading Vayeishev/Chanuka: Olives and Oil ~ Rabbi Reuven Chaim Klein