The Spiritual Meaning of an Eclipse
Like most things, meaning is often something we ascribe rather than something intrinsic. An eclipse is a fact of the physical world based on orbiting bodies
Lose Weight the Kosher Way
The Medifast diet has been my key to weight-loss success. I lost over 50 pounds and I have kept it off. As long as I can remember I have had a problem
1000 Rabbis Sign Letter In Support of Welcoming Refugees
The following letter, signed by more than 1000 American Rabbis, was delivered by HIAS to all members of Congress on December 2, 2015.
The First of Nisan, the Forgotten Jewish New Year
By Joel S. Davidi Weisberger The Alexandrian pamphlet describing the Seder al-Tahwid liturgy. It is late March and the weather is still cold.
Is Your Jewish Family from Poland Originally From Spain?
My family left northern Spain, likely around the time of expulsion in July of 1492. I am unsure what path they took to arrive in Poland, but oral
Can Democrats Win Control of the U.S. House in 2018?
The 2018 midterm elections offer a critical opportunity for the Democratic Party. Although it won’t be easy – due, in large part, to gerrymandering – we