Women & Feminism
How Adler uses feminist ideas to challenge Jewish law.
Yizkor is part of an ongoing conversation with the dead, but what we don't realize is that we constantly converse with the dead in daily life.
After burial Jewish law requires the mourner to turn from despair in the face of death to the affirmation of life.
Halacha, from the Hebrew word for "walking" or "path," is the rabbinic interpretation of Jewish law.
Beliefs & Practices
Minhagim have become incorporated into daily practice, like law.
The ultimate code of Jewish law.
Halacha is the "way" a Jew is directed to behave, encompassing civil, criminal and religious law.