A derived translation of the Hebrew Bible’s ḥesed, which focuses on action and deeds for others, lovingkindness as understood today focuses on internal feeling.

March 18 2020 12:01AM

From Barry Goldwater’s second cousin to the Park Slope Jewish center.

Jesse Kellerman
Jan. 2 2020 12:01AM

Avraham Yurovitch, who died in 2002, was a rabbi of some prominence in Jerusalem’s ultra-Orthodox community. He was also a mystic who taught meditative techniques. . .

Feb. 17 2015 12:01AM