7 Things Jews Should Know about the Hebrew Language
No language can be adequately translated into another language, and so some understanding of Judaism’s sacred language, Hebrew, is important. But for Jews, Hebrew is about so much more than understanding the language that our most sacred texts are written in. It is also about mystery and kabbalah and coming up with new midrash (playful, creative, new interpretations of a text). Here are some intriguing aspects of Hebrew.