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Sing a New Song

Robert Alter’s version of Psalms strives to recapture their Hebrew beauty.

Live and Become

It took only 25 years for one woman’s conversion to take effect

You Be Saved

Janice Erlbaum gets more than a manicure at the nail salon

Fertility Rites

The longing that made a writer turn to God

Crying Game

Shedding tears is no way to write a novel

Enduring Love

Feeling betrayed by God, a father refuses to sacrifice his son

Barcelona, Mon Amour

Strolling anew through a beloved city

It’s Not About You

Jesse Green’s post-bar mitzvah wrap-up (in sound)

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

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