The Big Day

After a year of unpleasant planning (or lack thereof), I found unplanned pleasure at my son’s bar mitzvah

Higher Ground

When a rabbi-turned-notary deduced a past life from my signature, I knew I had to learn more about him

This Country of Mothers

A novelist returns to Buenos Aires, the place he’s been imagining for nearly a decade

Mothers’ Little Helpers

Guidebooks quell the anxieties of raising up a child

Guess Who’s Coming to Seder

A Passover in Berlin stirs up questions of freedom and faith

Next Year in Sulaymaniyah

Passover takes on new meaning for a reporter far from home

You Gotta Have Faith

In the final countdown to the big event, one chore keeps not getting done

Understanding My Mate

The obscure Christian sect in which he grew up

Blade II and Fried Rice

Christmas Eve for those who have nowhere else to be

Belief Net

Nelly Reifler is casting about for answers to eternal questions

Leaps of Faith

A writer endeavors to learn exactly how ordinary people arrive at their systems of belief and disbelief

Organizers and Agitators

A new documentary looks at the latest generation of Jewish radicals

A Higher Purpose

What happens when a secular Jewish feminist immerses herself in the world of Evangelical Christians

Dirty Trickster

Every time I think I’m out, He pulls me in again

Runaway Train

Oprah visits Auschwitz: In good taste or bad?

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