Rabbi Moshe has created an Indiana synagogue with 100 of his converts. Will other Jews accept them?
People say the darnedest things to us converts. Please stop.
Ep. 184: In honor of Shavuot, stories of Jewish conversion from Chicago to Alabama and beyond
As a community of North American expats has expanded in Mexico, dozens of local converts have joined their ranks
Ep. 136: In honor of Shavuot, stories from people around the globe who have chosen to be Jewish
After I converted to Judaism, I learned how to make gefilte fish—two different ways, from two different women
During my first shift sitting shmira with a body awaiting burial, I felt sad, guilty, anxious—and grateful
As a black classical singer, I avoided singing negro spirituals—until Yiddish music helped me hear them in a new way as a Jew
A well-thumbed book from my Lutheran childhood is now the ideal text for my Shavuot study and reflection