In honor of Father's Day, Yosef Bronstein shares thoughts about the Talmud's perspective on the relationship between fathers and children.
Julie Goldstein reflects on her recent Yom Kippur experience and why it matters for Orthodox women everywhere.
Zach Truboff draws on personal experience in considering the place of Yizkor on Yom Tov.
With the 10th yarhtzeit of Rav Yehuda Amital, founding Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshivat Har Etzion, upcoming this Sunday, we are honored to publish some poignant remembrances from his students. First up is Yehuda Mirsky of Brandeis University, who recalls his last conversation with Rav Amital.
Shaul Seidler-Feller Introduction Early last week, a friend forwarded me a recently-published video produced in Israel. When it began to play, I was quickly...
Award-winning poet Yehoshua November offers his thoughts on the connection between mystical intimacy and poetry.
Dr. Devora Steinmetz offers a meditation on the significance of Hanukkah and darkness.
David Wolkenfeld ponders his synagogue's next choice in siddur.
What is it like to make aliyah from New Jersey precisely at a time when North American Jewry is suffering more heavily than Israel? Ahead of Yom Yerushalayim, Sarah Rindner, drawing on Yehuda ha-Levi and Yehudah Amichai, reflects.
Chaim Davis shares reflections based on his family’s (and his) close relationship with Rabbi Steinsaltz.