Rachel Rosenthal is a PhD candidate in Rabbinic Literature at the Jewish Theological Seminary, where she serves as an adjunct lecturer in the Talmud department.

A Psalm for Pittsburgh

Finding words in liturgy to cope with tragedy


An Elegy for a Beit Midrash

Saying goodbye to Drisha’s Manhattan study hall, where I and so many other women were first introduced to the Talmud


Reconciling Political Protest and the Day of Rest in the Era of Trump

The Torah and Talmud teach that speaking out against injustice is a fundamentally religious act

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