Our sages teach us that the Jewish nation was redeemed from Egypt in the merit of the righteous women.
Sam Blustin argues that we should embrace the “pop-up minyan” as a way to make prayer more relevant for our generation. Agree?
For Phyllis Sommer & Michael Sommer & everyone else whose heart is shattered.
How is it that people made in the image of God can enact evil? This is a question without an answer. But our tradition insists upon the pure and holy essence of every human being. No exceptions.
Because I don’t know the seriousness or extent of my condition, I’m not ready for Mi shebeirach. Until I know where I stand, I don’t know what path to follow next. When I pray, I want to know what I’m praying for.
Rabbi Elie Kaufner’s “Empowered Judaism” challenges us to take responsibility for creating Jewish community in this easy-to-read, go-to guide.
One thing that I miss from Minneapolis is a shul that I can call my home. Here in Israel, I have been shopping for a congregation that I feel comfortable praying in.
TC Resident Laurie Radovsky was at the Western Wall when Women of the Wall Chair Anat Hoffman was arrested. Here is Laurie’s story, in her own words – an exclusive to TC Jewfolk.