Rosh Hashanah

A Rosh Hashanah sermon on anti-Semitism.

Oct. 3 2019 12:01AM

In a worship service almost defined by its eloquence, Judaism mandates an unintelligible noise.

Sept. 27 2019 1:20AM

Isaac unbound.

David Gottlieb
Sept. 27 2019 12:01AM

“Happy is the people who knows the blast.”

Eitan Fishbane
Sept. 26 2019 12:01AM

Why the first of Nisan, which falls on this coming Saturday, would seem to be the most important date of all.

April 3 2019 12:01AM

God prays that His own mercy will triumph.

Akiva Mattenson
Sept. 4 2018 12:01AM

What happens when, once a year, the urge to accommodate every consumer fashion meets massive Jewish cultural illiteracy?

Sept. 4 2018 12:01AM

Scholars have deciphered three ancient psalms.

Karel van der Toorn
May 3 2018 12:01AM

Reading the Torah and blowing the shofar.

Diarna Project
Sept. 20 2017 12:01AM

The products of the Yiddish greeting-card industry are a reminder of how wonderfully varied was the world of Yiddish-speaking Jewry.

Sept. 19 2017 12:01AM

The method, developed by the Babylonians and kept alive by medieval Jews, is known in Hebrew as the “secret of impregnation.”

Sept. 28 2016 12:01AM

There are three Hebrew expressions for the days from Rosh Hashanah through Yom Kippur. Two are well-known. The third? No one’s quite sure what it means.

Sept. 16 2015 12:01AM