A foreigner asks what to wear to synagogue stateside
The rise in Americans identifying as nonbinary poses a question for synagogues: How to invite some congregants for an aliyah.
A lesson in correlation and causation
Yaakov Stark died penniless and unknown. His murals at the Ades Synagogue are a masterpiece of early Zionist art.
17th-century structure in town of Leczna was restored after World War II
Rabbis and congregants alike have made synagogue dull. But together we can make it more meaningful and more compelling.
Prayer shouldn’t be a spectator sport. So why do so many shuls insist that congregants sit in silence?