Bending my rules—but not breaking them—let my son play ball without forgetting that family and synagogue still come first
New rituals create ways to symbolically acknowledge Jews’ covenant with God without actually circumcising infants
Drawn by the cool climate and slow pace of life, hundreds of immigrants bolster the small Jewish community in Nova Scotia’s capital
When people ask questions about my Soviet past, the answers aren’t easy. I’d rather be defined by my future.
The nationalist anthem my kids sing at camp makes me uneasy. But I grew up reciting a jingoistic pledge, and I turned out OK.
A new exhibit and book recall the Evelina de Rothschild School, which taught Jewish girls punctuality, self-reliance—and English
Talmudic rabbis debate Jewish solidarity in the face of misfortune, a communal imperative that still holds today
As Israel’s first female Haredi dean, mathematician Malka Schaps is helping other religious women follow in her footsteps
Video: It starts with a simple grilled eggplant, but the toppings—pomegranate seeds, feta, and tahini—make it a sophisticated dish
The Torah sages study and respond to natural phenomena in an effort to understand our place on Earth
After years behind bars, addicted to drugs, he’s now one of Jerusalem’s top chefs—with a new restaurant set to open
Cookbook writer Poopa Dweck shares the key to her savory delights