The Call of Introspection
As the Three Weeks began, I found myself thinking about the movie “The...
The Bible and Political Arguments
Last week I was sitting in a coffee shop talking about the politics surrounding...
A Jewish Perspective on the Immigration Crisis
Any of us who have been on the Internet at all during the last month or so have...
The Importance of Jewish Family Traditions
When I was a child, my sister and I had two narrow wooden chests of drawers in...
A Premature Apocalypse
Can a novel be a good way to learn about what Jewish tradition teaches about...
When Bigots Run for Office....
Initially, Judaism was never meant to be a religion disconnected from a land....
What’s a Rabbi to Do?
Ed. Note: This is based on real situations, though all of the identifying facts...
The Hebrew Months of Tamuz and Av for Beginners
Tonight, I had the opportunity to attend a lecture in Jerusalem delivered by...
The Hebrew Bible's Radically Feminist Beginnings
I came up with the idea for this article in a coffee shop this past week. As I...
Finding Your Own Way in Judaism
A few nights ago, my husband and I went to see the Jerusalem production of Soul...