Rabbi Arthur O. Waskow

Rabbi Arthur Ocean Waskow directs <a href="http://www.shalomctr.org/">the Shalom Center</a> and is the author of numerous books, including <i>Godwrestling</i>,<i> Godwrestling--Round 2, Seasons of Our Joy, The Bush is Burning, </i>and <i>These Holy Sparks</i>.

Articles by Rabbi Arthur O. Waskow

Defining Hanukkah: Spiritual vs Political

Hanukkah asks us to reconcile the worldview of the Rabbis with that of the Maccabees.

Ambivalence Toward Hanukkah

The holiday we celebrate today is a rabbinic creation.

Hanukkah and the Winter Solstice

There are disagreements as to why the holiday of lights is celebrated when the days are short.

New Possibilities in Jewish Sexuality

Judaism may need new categories of sexual relationships in order to adjust to the reality of sex outside marriage.