This resolutely modern ceremony held around Shavuot blossomed in America
Ep. 136: In honor of Shavuot, stories from people around the globe who have chosen to be Jewish
Cancer patients find a new perspective on the present and the future in the Jewish ritual of counting the Omer
The second day of some Jewish holidays is mandated by rabbinic tradition, not Torah law. In today’s world, they’re increasingly hard to observe.
We asked four people we admire—a novelist, a musician, a rabbi, and a theologian—what they’d like to read in the wee hours