An overview of the texts that guide Jewish worship.
A guide to the prayerbook and the standard service.
In Judaism, it is the journey, not the destination, that matters.
Prayer is not a statement of belief, but a literary creation -- with all the power, nuance and complexity of literary creations.
Why does the prayer recited on Hanukkah fail to make any mention of the holiday's central miracle?
The major parts of the Saturday morning service.
A Jewish prayer that asks for a safe journey.
Sanctifying Sabbath and holidays with special blessings over wine.
A guide to Shabbat services and what makes them unique.
Yizkor is recited four times a year during holiday synagogue services.
It's not just what you do in synagogue.
In the time of the coronavirus, Jewish communities cannot form prayer quorums in person to say the mourner’s prayer — but here's what they can do.