Why Jewish law is more a set of guidelines than of rules.
Why Israel is the foundation upon which the house of Jewish culture can be most safely built.
Dear Hillel: Don't you think that Israel needs American Jews to help it withstand the campaigns of hate it faces?
The Pew Research Center’s recent survey, A Portrait of Jewish Americans, reveals that for those Jews who choose to remain Jews, religion and peoplehood are still one and inseparable.. . .
A new-old paradigm is taking hold in Israel: a secularism based on a renewed embrace of Judaism.
“For the first time, I felt the weight of this ancient tradition that had endured, miraculously, for thousands of years.”
Pew’s survey of American Jews raises more questions about the state of American Jewry than it answers.
More than Saul Bellow or Philip Roth, James Salter (né Horowitz) captures the situation of assimilated American Jews—by never writing from a Jewish perspective.
The real fight facing American Jews is not against intermarriage but for marriage itself.
Genesis gives us two separate accounts of the creation of man; but do they (as Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik argues) offer contradictory and irreconcilable perspectives?
In the words of a leading British Zionist: “The idea of Judaism is inseparable from the idea of the Jewish people, and the idea of. . .