For Yom Kippur, fiction by Nobel laureate S.Y. Agnon, in a first English translation
I’m sorry for the things I did all those years ago
Rabbis and congregants alike have made synagogue dull. But together we can make it more meaningful and more compelling.
Even if the person you wronged doesn’t remember what you did, it can still make a difference to ask for forgiveness. Maybe.
They stole. They murdered. But many Jewish mobsters still saw religious observance as an integral part of their identity.
I thought I’d left Judaism behind during my spiritual retreat in India. Think again.
How to enjoy the traditional meals you love on the High Holidays without sacrificing good nutrition—or splitting your pants