Jewish Thought

The Cremation Challenge

by | in Jewish Thought

Everyone I knew growing up fasted on Yom Kippur and had a Pesach Seder. While not everyone kept kosher or celebrated Shabbat, there were certain customs and lifecycle events that were virtually… Read more

Reflections on 9/11

by | in 9/11

“The great tragedy of life,” Kierkegaard wrote, “is that it must be lived forward and can only be understood backwards.” Read more