yom kippur

Holiday Food, Jewish Style

August 21, 2012 // 0 Comments

As the High Holidays approach, and we reflect upon the year past, we are in touch with the essence of our deeds, the essence of one’s soul and the essence of our [Read more...]

God’s Eternal Question

October 7, 2011 // 0 Comments

With the ending of Rosh HaShana and Yom Kippur, the Jewish calendar focuses on the first of our three Festivals, Sukkot. The symbol of the fragile dwelling place, the [Read more...]

The call of the month of Elul

September 1, 2011 // 0 Comments

Shalom. This month is a special one within the Jewish calendar. Elul begins. This is the last month of the Jewish year and in it, we are asked to slowly prepare our souls for [Read more...]

To “Life” and to the New Year!

August 31, 2010 // 0 Comments

Here is one of “those” questions. How do you find meaning in the aftermath of sorrow? How do you find reason when there is none? 5770 is ending. I, for one, will not be [Read more...]