Lesli Koppelman Ross
Shavuot in Medieval Times
Historical events and the development of mysticism leave their mark on this festival.
Shabbat Hazon & Shabbat Nahamu
The Sabbaths before and after Tisha B'Av provide a message of comfort and consolation.
How the Holocaust Challenged Faith
This singular event presented profound theological challenges--and for some, shattered their belief in God.
Finding Meaning After the Holocaust
Responding to the challenge of faith in a post-Holocaust world.
Yom Ha’atzmaut Liturgy
Religious observance of Yom Ha'atzmaut draw on a variety of Jewish customs.
The bread traditionally associated with Shabbat may look different on Shavuot.
The focus is on the Jew's relationship with God and fulfilling God's commandments.