The spiritual growth we’ve harnessed this past month is available throughout the year.
Now is the time to put into action all the hopes, prayers and resolutions we made at the start of the Jewish New Year.
The city of Pitigliano, in Tuscany, has a long history of Jewish inhabitants. There was a continuous Jewish community in Pitigliano until World War II, and the Jewish population there was so well-known that the town was known as “little Jerusalem.” Its synagogue, still intact, was built in 1598. Our newest acquisition is a Pinkas […]
When mankind ignores the inherent equality between the sexes and their mutual responsibility, the flood is not far behind.
The good folks at the the Forward have started up a new series they're calling Rabbi Roundtable. They chose 17 rabbis from across the denominational spectrum, and they're posing questions to us and sharing our answers. The first one of...
An interview with Shmuel Gniwisch, former CEO of one of the top 100 ecommerce companies.
For centuries Jews have been vital in the production and marketing of beer.
Children get mouthy because they haven’t learned how to handle the overwhelming feelings of anger, disappointment, and frustration.
His friend had seven children. He was only asking for one.
...This is our time to rest, like bulbs cradled in the embrace of the earth. It’s time to slow our breathing, like the shavasana pose that ends many yoga classes. We’ve been pouring out our hearts: now it’s time to...
One of the great joys of being an unofficial ambassador for Jewish Renewal is getting invited to share spiritual technologies that have deeply shaped my life and my rabbinate with new communities that may not yet have experienced them. Over...