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.
Chaim Saiman comments on the nature of Simhat Torah.
Ben Lorber reflects on the meaning of ya'aleh ve-yavo.
Aaron Cohen surveys the fascinating literature surrounding antipodal etrogim.
Merri Ukraincik contemplates G-d's role in our lives.
David Moster explores the meaning of Peri Etz Hadar.
Harvard Professor Jon Levenson weighs in on what stops the floodwaters: rabbinic creativity or the Temple!
Levi Morrow explores how the Rabbis use creative exegesis to save the world from drowning in a flood
Dan Margulies offers a rundown of the sukkah zip-tie construction, the next great halakhic frontier
Theodicy, faith, and the meaning of life. Who got it right - Kohelet or our Yamim Noraim liturgy? Elana Stein Hain explores!
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