Themes & Theology of Speech

Jewish Speech. Themes and Theology of Jewish Speech. Jewish Speaking

History of Jewish Lesbianism

A chronological outline of Jewish views of lesbianism from biblical to modern times.

Sex, Violence, and, Shades of Grey

The Fifty Shades of Grey trilogy is everywhere. I saw a woman reading it the subway last week and another ...

A Tisha B’Av User’s Guide

Tisha B’Av is the day when the Temple in Jerusalem was destroyed. Twice. The entire day is a sort of ...

Abba Kovner

The Jewish writer and fighter.

Yevamot 122

Farewell, Tractate Yevamot.

Megillah 17

Ordering the Amidah.

Ketubot 24

Proving priesthood.

Celebrating Our Daughters: From Simchat Bat to Bat Mitzvah

I had been thinking about my eldest daughter’s bat mitzvah for a long time. We belong to a Modern Orthodox ...