Religion & Holidays

For those seeking to give Jewishness a deeper meaning, here is the place to start.

Adam Kirsch
Aug. 24 2017 12:01AM

Daily prayer breaks, the proper observance of Shabbat, and other practices focus minds against the lure of smartphones.

Aug. 22 2017 12:01AM

Rationalism, theology, and Rolling Stone.

Gil Student
Aug. 21 2017 12:01AM

Israeli film used to be almost exclusively—and aggressively—secular. With the rise of the ultra-Orthodox director Rama Burshtein and others, that’s changing.

Aug. 21 2017 12:01AM

A bad omen for everyone, or just non-Jews?

Gil Student
Aug. 17 2017 12:01AM

Where else than within the great traditions of our religions do we find the most cogent principles for helping individuals stuck in the psychic entropy of addiction?

Aug. 17 2017 12:01AM

The body, the soul, and the Jewish culture of fertility.

Aug. 15 2017 12:01AM

They fear not outsiders, but those within their own communities.

Shireen Qudosi
Aug. 14 2017 12:01AM

Samson Raphael Hirsh’s critique of biblical criticism.

Michah Gottlieb
Aug. 11 2017 12:01AM

A bitter frost threatens this year’s crop.

Aug. 10 2017 12:01AM

Modern medicine, psychology, and behavioral science can help some addicts. But for the underlying spiritual condition, an older set of tools—like Judaism’s—has more to offer.

Aug. 7 2017 12:01AM