September 13, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial

Recent natural disasters make this an especially poignant High Holidays

Among the beautiful traditions observed during the Days of Awe, tashlich, the symbolic casting off of sins, may feel even more poignant this Rosh Hashanah. More...

From Rome to Charlottesville, a statue is never just a statue

NEW YORK—French historian Pierre Nora spent his life describing and explaining “places of memory,” sites commemorating significant moments in the history of a community that continue to resonate and transform from generation to gene More...

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Living Longer, Living Better: Choosing our path for 5778

As I travel for Jewish Sacred Aging, I am often on a bima for Shabbat. Just about every one has a saying engraved on or near the Ark. It is a text from Torah or tradition that conveys a sense of awe and reverence. More...