How to participate in the longest-running Jewish book club (even if you can’t read Hebrew).
The Hebrew word for life is a popular symbol and toast — and is linked to the number 18.
Common Hebrew (and Aramaic) shorthand translated and explained.
What to do if you or a loved one wants a final resting place in an Israeli cemetery.
Directories for locating synagogues and other Jewish institutions in your area.
Looking for a Judaism 101 book to start your Jewish learning?
Clothing & Appearance
While most Jewish authorities believe ear piercing is fine, the matter grows somewhat more complex with other body parts.
Palestinian attacks on civilians have been a feature of life in Israel since even before the country’s establishment.
Holy to both Jews and Muslims, this area in Jerusalem's Old City has been a focal point of inter-religious tension for decades.
Like many others, Jews participated in the trans-Atlantic slave trade, but they by no means dominated it.
Gender & Sexuality
Jewish views on hot topics.
How the Five Books of Moses are divided up into weekly portions.