May All Debts Be Forgiven

By Nati Passow
How can we embrace the powerful exercise of Shmita in a way that is both personally meaningful and works to restore the fabric of our community?   more

Jewels of Elul 2015

By Rabbi David Wolpe
"Elul calls us to be deep sea divers into our souls." Jewels of Elul is a project created by Craig Taubman that offers 29 inspirational insights for the month of Elul. The following blog post by Rabbi David Wolpe, first published at the Jewels of Elul website, introduces the Jewels of 2015 on their 10-year anniversary. Mazel Tov!   more

When Is the Right Time to Heal?

By Hila Ratzabi
Grief begins to feel like the humidity of northeast summer: a ubiquitous discomfort that we’ve come to accept as normal.    more