Feast and Famine

by Jordan Namerow
We’ve just experienced the most holiday-intensive time in the Jewish calendar, and with Thanksgiving right around the corner, one word lies at the heart of our collective experience: food. Food... [more]

Rituals as Varied as Our Lives

by Rabbi Deborah Glanzberg-Krainin, Ph.D.

You’ve shared a multitude of ideas that can help us celebrate joys, heal sorrows and wash away difficulties.


The Names We Carry

by Rabbi Roni Handler

Somehow, hearing a list of individuals who’ve been lost brings us together.


Best Laid Plans

by Rabbi Deborah Glanzberg-Krainin, Ph.D.

What I learned from a wrong turn on the road to the perfect ritual.


Bending Time

by Rabbi Deborah Glanzberg Krainin, Ph.D.

I just spent five days on an isolated lake in the Adirondacks with my husband, a canoe and a case of red wine. We stayed in a blinged-out yurt—with water, electricity, a comfy bed and a deck you could sit on forever.