rosh hashanah

Rabbi Rachel Isaacs

Watch a High Holidays sermon from the spiritual leader of Congregation Beth Israel in Waterville, Maine.

Where to Hear the Shofar in New York in 2020

A selection of a few live shofar blowings you might enjoy during the holiday.

Your Guide to the Best Elul and High Holidays Classes and Events

Prepare for the Jewish year 5781 with these unique classes from dozens of other Jewish organizations and synagogues.

Never Give Up on Humanity

Rosh Hashanah is the birthday of humankind -- and an annual opportunity to start again.

High Holiday Zoom Services: How to Get the Most out of Them

Try these seven tips to make the holiday sacred and special, even if you're not going to synagogue in person.

Do You Wear a Tallit on Rosh Hashanah?

We'll help you remember if it's customary to wear a prayer shawl on the High Holidays.

In Praise of Uncertainty

The unpredictability of life is scary and even anxiety-inducing. But it’s also a blessing -- and one of the great themes of Rosh Hashanah.

Mayim Bialik Explains Rosh Hashanah

Confused about the Jewish New Year? Mayim breaks it down.

Join My Jewish Learning Live Online for the High Holiday Season

Join My Jewish Learning for a meaningful and engaging online experience on Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, and throughout the holiday season.

How to Celebrate the High Holidays At Home

Many of us might be grieving what can’t be this year, but the High Holidays are also a time to consider what's possible.