Rachel Scheinerman

Rachel Scheinerman is the editor of My Jewish Learning. She holds an MA in Scripture & Interpretation from Harvard Divinity School and a PhD in Rabbinic Literature from Yale University.

Articles by Rachel Scheinerman

Summary of Tractate Yoma

An introduction to the sixth tractate of the Talmud, dealing with the laws of Yom Kippur.

Yoma 63

They can’t both be right — can they?

Yoma 57

Foolish Babylonians.

Yoma 48

The Talmud: some assembly required.

Yoma 44

Sweet smelling smoke.

Yoma 33

Organization advice.

Yoma 31

The man behind the curtain.

Yoma 2

Emergency back-up wife.