When life hands you a broken Bundt cake, make chocolate mousse trifle! Read more
There are approximately 10,000 active duty Jewish men and women in the U.S. Armed Forces, and Ann's son is one of them. How does she cope with being a Jewish army mom? Read more
This week's parashah is about a prophet named Bilaam who is hired by the Moabite king to curse the Israelites. On the way to do his job Bilaam is presented with a number of challenges, including a talking donkey. Read more
Tammuz is not only a Hebrew month but the name for a pagan deity. What lessons can we learn from our syncretic tradition? Read more
I recently read an essay published earlier this year on xoJane that a woman wrote as a paean to her (still living) mother.
You’re the first openly gay man to lead a national rabbinic association in the U.S.
"Ashkenazi." "Sephardic.” As a kid, wandering around the kiddish reception at our shul collecting cellophane ruffle-topped toothpicks in a plastic cup...
Annual Cycle: Numbers 22:2 - 25:9
Triennial Cycle: Numbers 23:27 - 25:9