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.
Award-winning poet Yehoshua November offers his thoughts on the connection between mystical intimacy and poetry.
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...
Dr. Devora Steinmetz offers a meditation on the significance of Hanukkah and darkness.
David Wolkenfeld ponders his synagogue's next choice in siddur.
Meshulam Gotlieb responds to Shaul Seidler-Feller with his own interpretation of Shas' 2019 political campaign.
Noah Marlowe offers a personal reflection on the experience of simultaneously studying Hilkhot Aveilut and coping with loss from a clinical social work perspective. He explores the similarities and differences between the two lenses and how they could each benefit from being in conversation with each other.
Shumel Hain discusses how we can bridge the "Tragic Gap" between the world envisioned in the blessing on budding fruit tress and our current reality of pandemic and tragedy
Merri Ukraincik contemplates G-d's role in our lives.