Susan Silverman

Rabbi Susan Silverman lives with her family on Kibbutz Ketura. She is the co-author, with her husband, Yosef Abramowitz, of <i>Jewish Family & Life, Traditions, Holidays and Values for Today's Parents and Children</i>. She is currently at work on a memoir and theology of adoption called <i>Blessed Are They Who Dwell in Your House</i>.

Articles by Susan Silverman

Israel and Judaism

The importance of Israel for Jews who do not live there.

Celebrating Romantic Love

Tu B'Av carries an important lesson for modern relationships.

How to Lead a Tu Bishvat Seder

The modern seder draws on elements of its mystical predecessor.

Havdalah: Taking Leave of Shabbat

We say goodbye to the Sabbath in a bittersweet ceremony that employs wine, fragrance, and candlelight.