Rabbi Susan Silverman

Israel and Judaism

The importance of Israel for Jews who do not live there.

Celebrating Romantic Love

Tu B'Av carries an important lesson for modern relationships.

How to Lead a Tu Bishvat Seder

The modern seder draws on elements of its mystical predecessor.

Havdalah: Taking Leave of Shabbat

We say goodbye to the Sabbath in a bittersweet ceremony that employs wine, fragrance, and candlelight.