How mindfulness can deepen your Shabbat experience — and vice versa

This go-to chicken recipe, with a glossy and delicious sauce, is perfect for Rosh Hashanah or Shabbat.

Mourning the destruction of both temples, as well as a number of other Jewish tragedies.

Everything you need to know about kindling the Sabbath lights.

Heschel draws out the implications of the idea that we rest in memory/imitation of God's primeval rest at the end of Creation.

Blowing the ram's horn on the High Holidays.

Lighting the candles, saying Kiddush and other Shabbat dinner rituals.

Blessings for beginning Yom Kippur in Hebrew, English, and transliteration.

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

A guide to Shabbat services and what makes them unique.