Ruth Abusch-Magder

Rabbi Ruth Abusch-Magder PhD. is the Rabbi-in-Residence at Be'chol Lashon and the editor of the blog Jewish&. A culinary historian and mother of 2, she lives and meditates in San Francisco. Follow her on Twitter @rabbiruth


Articles by Ruth Abusch-Magder

Kitniyot: Cultural Appropriation or Cultural Appreciation?

Jews discuss the merits of globalizing Jewish Passover traditions and awareness

Passover Charoset from Indonesia

Global recipes star at Passover in Singapore

From Germany to Gabon: The Poetry of Jewish Experience

Jews from around the world participate in unique community event

Leaving Failure Behind and Embracing the Possible

Embracing a growth mindset opens up infinite new ways forward

Reading Torah in Korea With A Chopstick

Judaism takes on familiar and new forms on the Korean peninsula

Indonesian Culinary and Cultural Inspiration for Rosh Hashana

A childhood in Java inspires home cook to feed Jewish community in Singapore

Three Things the Jewish Community Can Do Better, According to a Mixed-Race Jewish Professional

Tema Smith’s own experiences as a mixed race person shape her vision as a Jewish professional.

A Polish Guatemalan Grandmother’s Hidden Legacy

For this photographer, "Judaism is a fundamental filter for my understanding of the complexities of being alive"

Perfect Passovers in Guatemala

The Exodus and Jerusalem shine through life and work of photographer.