Philologos is quite certain the words of the prayer are in German, not Yiddish. But beyond that?

July 25 2018 12:01AM

Raising birthrates requires a commitment to values greater than individual self-interest.

May 14 2018 12:01AM

From necessity to laughingstock.

Jenna Weissman Joselit
Feb. 19 2018 12:01AM

And what can be learned from it.

Sylvia Barack Fishman
Feb. 6 2018 12:01AM

Debates over counting women in a minyan are about more than fairness.

Yoav Sorek
Sept. 14 2017 12:01AM

A story.

Joseph Epstein
May 22 2017 12:01AM

And the role of the family in Jewish life.

Leon Kass
May 19 2017 12:01AM

We have begun a dangerous journey down the road to moral relativism and individualism.

Jonathan Sacks
Dec. 15 2016 12:01AM

To know the mind of God we simply need to know what it is to be a parent.

Jonathan Sacks
Nov. 11 2016 12:01AM

Elliot Jager’s personal reflections on Judaism and infertility.

Jan. 28 2016 12:01AM

They’ve got time, money, and love to spare, and there are more of them than ever. Why isn’t the Jewish community enlisting their help?

Jan. 28 2016 12:01AM

A book review.

Varda Epstein
Oct. 16 2015 12:01AM

Too much harmony can be a problem.

Jeffrey Saks
Aug. 26 2015 12:01AM