Rabbi James Ponet

Rabbi James Ponet is the emeritus Jewish chaplain at Yale University and a lecturer at Yale Divinity School.

Articles by Rabbi James Ponet


A book that challenges the rest of the Bible by asking how a good God can permit so much suffering.

God, Open My Lips

The prefatory verse of the Amidah reminds us that while prayer is mostly written in the language of 'we,' it yearns to be experienced in the language of 'I.'