Party favors are Satan’s carnival prizes, and other bits of wisdom from a seasoned organizer of rites of passage
The most boring, the grossest, the most embarrassing to chant in front of your classmates!
A review of Rabbi Jeffrey Salkin’s new ‘B’nai Mitzvah Torah Commentary,’ which sometimes feels uninspired and out of touch
One month after deadly synagogue shooting during rite of passage
In my daughter’s eyes, nose, and spirit, I see her strong, diverse foremothers
A Tableteer explains why she’s taking the plunge, along with a dozen others on the bus
Whitney Houston’s music played at bar mitzvahs across America in the 1990s—the theme songs of a forgotten adolescence