I went to Ghana to study drumming. But I learned much more about the religion I’d cast aside, including how to reclaim it.
Talmudic scholars have never agreed on the pre-Yom Kippur chicken sacrifice
Probing hypothetical, metaphysical problems was the rabbis’ way of defining what matters most in Judaism
This week’s parasha, an exhaustive account of ritualistic slaughter, can teach us a lot about video games, a medium governed entirely by the mechanics of prescribed motions
This week’s parasha—a careful account of the ritualistic sacrifice of animals—has much to teach us about animals, compassion, forgiveness, and Michael Vick
Everything you ever wanted to know about the Feast of Unleavened Bread