The Storyteller

by | in Opinion

As a volunteer leader of Seders in small Jewish communities in a former Communist country, I usually devote my introductory remarks to quickly explain why we have come together. I don’t turn to a… Read more

Matzoh-Free At Last

by | in Passover

Every Pesach, most of my friends and family embrace matzoh as though it were manna, using it at every opportunity and at every meal. I, however, run screaming in the other direction whenever it makes… Read more

Taking Matzoh in Hand

by | in Passover

The Kabbalists divide reality into three categories: olam, shanah and nefesh -- world, time and soul. The holiday of Pesach -- the holiday of freedom -- can be seen as expressing freedom in all… Read more