Rabbi Robert Goodman

Rabbi Robert Goodman is a former consultant to the Boards of Jewish Education in Chicago, Pittsburgh, and Milwaukee. He is the former rabbi of Congregation Beth Shalom in Brandon, Florida.


Articles by Rabbi Robert Goodman

A Day of Disaster

Many calamitous events are said to have occurred on Tisha B'Av.

Personal & Communal Observances

The customs and rituals all relate to mourning practices.

Jewish Confirmation

A modern addition to Shavuot

Purim Foods

Hamantaschen aren't the only foods associated with this festive holiday.

The Story of Purim

The plot and themes of "the whole Megillah."