What can a medieval piyut (and famous modern chassidic tune) teach us about people's superiority over angels? Yitzchak Szyf explores how our Shavuot liturgy proclaims man's partnership with God in Torah.
By examining the prayers for rain and dew through the lens of meteorology and Rabbi Soloveitchik’s Lonely Man of Faith, Chaim Trachtman presents a unique religious model for thinking about climate change.
In Part II of his series on trop, William Gewirtz explains the principle of recursion and how it helps us interpret texts.
An exclusive look into Rav Dov Singer's new English work on prayer, Prepare My Prayer.
Shira Hecht-Koller and Aaron Koller explore the worship of the Kohen Gadol through the voice of Ishay Ribo.
Ben Lorber reflects on the meaning of ya'aleh ve-yavo.
David Wolkenfeld ponders his synagogue's next choice in siddur.
William Gewirtz explores the value of cantillation.
Yosef Lindell Introduction and History of the RCA Siddur If anyone had asked me a year ago whether the Modern Orthodox community in the...
Noam Stadlan offers a heartfelt reinterpretation of Tzidkatkha Tzedek.