Gathering in anger against our leaders is a tale as old as time.
At the beginning of each “Introduction to Judaism” class I’ve taught at college, before I even introduce myself to the students, I ask them to yell out things they know about Judaism.
My county will soon stop sending out the daily messages about the county’s COVID rates that many of us have gotten daily since March 2020. It has felt like a solid piece of information that I could count on.
At what age do Levites begin serving in the tabernacle?
As many of us find ourselves emerging from the forced social isolation caused from the pandemic, I was surprised to find some interesting connections to this moment in this week’s Torah portion with the laws of the nazarite.
Have you ever been at a small weekday service, whether to remember a Kaddish or attend a shiva, and you hear someone ask, “Do we have a minyan?”
As more and more people become vaccinated against COVID-19, communities are grappling with what the next phase of reopenings will look like. While some synagogues...
People are often shocked by their own indifference to right and wrong.
For the second year in a row, those who celebrated Lag B’Omer dealt with obstacles both commonplace — iffy weather — and extraordinary (you...
Psalm 90 concludes by saying: “Teach us to number our days that we may get a heart of wisdom.”