Spirituality

Enterprising divinity-school graduates offer new rituals for shapeless workdays.

Nellie Bowles
Sept. 1 2020 12:01AM

Why some Orthodox Jews are nervous about yoga, and why they’re right to be.

March 9 2020 12:01AM

Witches, SoulCycle, and the post-Christian future.

Ross Douthat, Tara Isabella Burton and Steven D. Smith
Jan. 27 2020 12:01AM

For Judaism, the outward life of religious behavior comes first.

Aug. 22 2018 12:01AM

Doggedly universalistic, obligation-free, and relentlessly focused on self-revelation.

Emma Green
Dec. 21 2017 12:01AM

The tale of the flattened shtrayml.

Peter Berger
Feb. 1 2017 12:01AM

“When science finally peers over the crest of the mountain, it will find religion has been sitting there all along.”

Alice B. Lloyd
Jan. 23 2017 12:01AM

It takes hard work to get to the divine.

Feb. 19 2016 12:01AM

“I’ve little doubt about the Boss’s power as a galvanizing spiritual personality.”

Feb. 10 2016 12:01AM

“I put them on, even though I don’t fully understand why.”

Dec. 31 2015 12:01AM

Halakhah vs. the dictates of the self.

Shimon Gershon Rosenberg
Dec. 15 2015 12:01AM

In a recent book, Edith Brotman seeks to combine yoga with musar, a Jewish pietistic movement founded in 19th-century Russia that focused on rigorous introspection. . .

Abe Socher
Dec. 12 2014 12:01AM

A new collection of essays argues that the early rabbis succeeded by offering ordinary Jews the opportunity to be spiritual without renouncing a worldly way of life.

Ron Naiweld
July 3 2013 12:00AM