Passover

Reenacting the first stirrings of our love of God.

Roslyn Weiss
March 30 2021 12:01AM

The real reason for spilling wine from the cup.

Stuart Halpern
March 26 2021 12:01AM

Why the Haggadah doesn’t tell the story of the Exodus.

Yosef Lindell
March 25 2021 12:01AM

Moshkeleh the Thief.

Curt Leviant and Sholem Aleichem
March 24 2021 12:01AM

Seder in the gulag.

Natan Sharansky and Gil Troy
March 22 2021 12:01AM

Meir Soloveichik explains how the seder’s four cups of wine elevate the holiday, while two enthusiasts recommend their favorite wines from the great regions of Jewish viticulture.

March 22 2021 12:01AM

“No one sounds as silly as an atheist.”

Ruth R. Wisse and Meir Soloveichik
March 19 2021 12:01AM

On Passover, Jews are commanded to retell the story of the Exodus, but the book they use to do it seems just as focused on food and drink as it is on the story itself. Why?

March 19 2021 12:01AM

Appreciating the frugal life in an age of abundance.

March 18 2021 12:01AM

Bread—not by our hands alone.

Sara Wolkenfeld
March 16 2021 12:01AM

John J. Brown took the job seriously.

Ben Sales
March 15 2021 12:01AM

How the Zoom-seder debate opens up on questions of virtual reality.

May 21 2020 12:01AM

Lenient rulings in response to new situations are not necessary if unfortunate accommodations, they are instead a testament to the strength and durability of Judaism.

May 18 2020 12:01AM

He is still full of hope, and so—in replying to those who would misunderstand me and my method of reading the Bible—am I.

April 29 2020 1:14AM