Rosh Hashanah

Does the Master of the Universe accept the crown we offer him?

Joseph B. Soloveitchik
Sept. 3 2021 12:01AM

God’s first creative proclamation was “Let there be light,” so it might seem that the day came first. But then why does the Bible say that “it was evening and it was morning?”

Sept. 1 2021 12:40AM

This week, we dig through the archives to bring you excerpts from our best conversations on faith, mortality, tradition, obligation, and sin.

Sept. 25 2020 12:02AM

The ancient Israelites, wandering in the wilderness, had more plentiful provisions than British Airways on this particular evening. How would I—we—get through this journey?

Sept. 24 2020 12:11AM

No other holiday contains a greater diversity of themes.

Sept. 18 2020 12:01AM

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