There were a lot of little reasons I was unhappy. But ultimately, I realized I didn’t need to belong to a temple to feel Jewish.
I pray with angry, damaged, and difficult men. I stay because they’re like my brothers. And because sometimes they change.
In her memoir ‘The Pat Boone Fan Club,’ Sue William Silverman recalls where she and her Christian boyfriend went their separate ways
Overseas, I sought out ways to connect to the community, but when I came home, my old sense of alienation would quickly return
Becoming fluent in your own religious tradition is like playing an instrument or a sport: It takes time, dedication, and practice.
Rabbis and congregants alike have made synagogue dull. But together we can make it more meaningful and more compelling.