September 7, 2009 7:02pm
Yom Kippur is a difficult day with fasting and Yizkor. So as an aid to help awaken your listening skills and sermon focus, here are some tips.
July 31, 2009 6:38pm
Tu B’Av, the little-known and ancient Jewish holiday of love, should also become a time for examining and celebrating the state of Jewish coupledom.
July 24, 2009 5:26pm
A father recounts the experience of bringing his son back from camp.
July 13, 2009 11:46pm
At Tisha B’Av this year, think of fasting as a tzedakah stimulus plan, writes Edmon J. Rodman.
July 2, 2009 9:08pm
Here are eight Jewish connections that help bring a Jewish spark to America’s day of independence, which this year falls on Shabbat.
June 7, 2009 11:22pm
On vacation, our eyes come alive with new signs of Jewish life in the streets, shops, even in the faces and speech patterns of fellow travelers, Edmon J. Rodman writes.
May 25, 2009 11:23pm
A new wave of Torah readers is coming online, literally. How do they do it? And shouldn’t you?
April 28, 2009 11:09pm
For Yom Ha’Atzmaut, as an act of re-envisionment, make your own Jewish flag and fly it — it’s your Jewishness waving at you.
March 29, 2009 5:40pm
What if the prophet stops by for the seder but never leaves?
March 27, 2009 9:02pm
For a different “different” night, introduce books, movies and TV shows that have engaged the popular imagination as a way to connect to the text.