Ask the Expert: Taking Challah

Why do we burn up a little piece of dough when we make bread?

Rosh Hashanah Customs

Suggestions for bringing the messages of the New Year home from synagogue.

HaMotzi: The Deeper Significance of the Blessing over Bread

These simple words mask a subtle theological statement about the primordial past and the perfected "world to come."

Friday Night at Home

The traditional Shabbat evening rituals are best shared with family and friends.

What Is Challah?

All about the braided Sabbath bread.