David Wolpe is the rabbi of Sinai Temple in Los Angeles and is the author, most recently, of Why Faith Matters. Follow him on Twitter @RabbiWolpe
Calls to excommunicate pro-Trump Jews are not simply wrong. They’re poison.
A rabbi’s advice for couples who want to stay together
Pledges of Allegiance, by David Ellenson and Daniel Gordis
‘On the Relationship of Mitzvot Between Man and His Neighbor and Man and His Maker,’ by Daniel Sperber
‘Subversive Sequels in the Bible,’ by Judy Klitsner
‘Sa’adyah Gaon,’ by Robert Brody
‘Collected Essays, Volume 1,’ by Haym Soloveitchik
‘The Mixed Multitude’ by Pawel Maciejko
Jeffrey Rubenstein translates ‘The Formation of the Babylonian Talmud’
‘How Jewish is Jewish History?’ by Moshe Rosman
‘The Lost Worlds of Jewish Spa Culture,’ by Mirjam Zadoff
‘Abraham Joshua Heschel, The Call to Transcendence,’ by Shai Held
The role of Jewish bootleggers and the struggle for cultural acceptance
Introducing Rabbi David Wolpe’s new series on Jewish scholarship
The pop-sci writer’s new ‘David and Goliath’ peddles counterintuitive stories but lacks a soul
As we contemplate our connection to the Divine on the High Holidays, we should recall the reciprocal love at the heart of Judaism
On Tu B’Shevat, Jews celebrate the natural world. Do we praise it for its own sake, or only as a reflection of God?
At the Western Wall, the latest incarnation of an ancient Jewish battle between tradition and modernity
The Jewish world needs a place like Tablet where varying—even conflicting—viewpoints can exist side by side. Our times demand an engagement with big ideas and not a retreat from them.
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