Secularism

Secular Judaism is an Oxymoron

One perspective on whether or not Jews must believe in God.

Should Jews Celebrate Valentine’s Day?

How kosher is this romantic day that is named for a saint?

The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict on Stage

Play exposes emotions of the "other."

A.D. Gordon: The Religion of Labor

A Zionist thinker who advocated a return to nature.

International Jewish Music

Jews have wandered the world over, and sometimes all that wandering gets packed into one song.

Secular Jewish Music

The category of secular Jewish music is as elusive as it is important. It may be broadly defined as any music used primarily by Jews in non-liturgical contexts, and also includes Sephardic and Ashkenazic music.

About Jewish & Secular Holidays 101

The rhythm of Jewish life is determined by its calendar. Jewish existence is given structure and meaning by the passage of time. There are rituals, celebrations, and holidays that are observed on a daily, weekly, monthly, and yearly basis.