In dissenting opinions, Talmudic rabbis propose and debate every detail of Sukkot’s booth and, in so doing, measure God
How one cantor gained a new view of the holiday, and a belief in a brighter future
A visit to B&H Restaurant on Second Avenue brings back memories of milchig establishments of yore
Video: Cook up delicious cheese-filled crepes from scratch—the perfect dairy recipe for Shavuot
A well-thumbed book from my Lutheran childhood is now the ideal text for my Shavuot study and reflection
Cancer patients find a new perspective on the present and the future in the Jewish ritual of counting the Omer
The second day of some Jewish holidays is mandated by rabbinic tradition, not Torah law. In today’s world, they’re increasingly hard to observe.
We asked four people we admire—a novelist, a musician, a rabbi, and a theologian—what they’d like to read in the wee hours
Shavuot provides the perfect excuse for a cheesecake pilgrimage
The holiday is a favorite among scholars, but is it too abstract to become popular among all but the most engaged or observant Jews?
One woman’s search for the perfect cheese-filled pancake