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

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.

A Special Father-Son Duo and Their Unique Indian Haroset

A recipe for making Indian Passover seder treat

Writing Your Own Ketubah

A rabbi offers advice on writing your own Jewish wedding contract

A Refugee Returns to Laos as a Jew

Jews come together for a historic Shabbat gathering in Laos.

The Best Multicultural and Racial Stories of 2017

A look back at 2017 as told in the stories of racially and ethnically diverse Jews

Sephardic Hanukkah Cookies Bring Community Together

Three generations cook Sephardic recipes for Hanukkah

New Multicultural Hanukkah Holiday Book #WeNeedDiverseBooks

White Ashkenazi author writes Indian Jewish children's book that reflects the changing Jewish world.

King David, Batsheva and #MeToo

If Batsheva had had the chance, the tweet would have written itself, but we never heard her side of the story.

Four Steps For Changing Your Life in the New Year

A change expert and rabbi-to-be offers advice on how to make change happen.