How the Jewish New Year became a major holiday.
How to find an introductory Judaism class.
Increasingly trendy worldwide, Israeli food mixes the flavors of the Middle East and the Jewish Diaspora.
The dramatic story, known in Hebrew as the Akedah, has perplexed many generations of commentators.
A religious poem that is meant to strike fear in us.
The prayer for "our father, our king," said on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.
A modern interpretation of sin and repentance.
Five books of story, law, and poetry divided into 54 weekly portions.
How much do you know about these final holidays of the High Holiday season?
Traditionally read during Sukkot, the Book of Ecclesiastes grapples with the meaning of life.
What to do if you or a loved one wants a final resting place in an Israeli cemetery.
Directories for locating synagogues and other Jewish institutions in your area.