Is it Chanukkah . . . or Hanukkah? What’s with the jelly donuts? Why eight nights? And more.
We Jews like to argue, but we remember our similar experiences on the Jewish holiday Tisha B’Av.
Scripture is consistent and unambiguous: homosexual activity is not God’s will for his people.
People of all faiths must speak out together about climate change as a moral issue.
Both Jews and Christians argue about who they accept into their respective camps.
I love teaching students about religion. But we’d go deeper and further every semester if everyone understood these 10 basic ideas.
Showtime’s well-acted, head-spinning crime drama wants to get us thinking about religion.
The pressure observant young Jews feel to marry comes straight from the Bible. But is there biblical wiggle room?
The 2014 “health basket” of medical services and medications approved by Israel’s cabinet will cover some 6,300 abortions.
A Pew Research Center survey of American Jews found that 62 percent say being Jewish is mainly a matter of ancestry and culture, while just 15 percent say it’s a matter of religion.
For the three Abrahamic faiths (Judaism, Christianity and Islam), hospitality to the stranger and alien among us is embedded deep in our DNA.
Jewish congregations have come late to the potential of reaching live audiences through multimedia.
I commemorate this time of year partly due to my Jewish tradition, but also because I want to help change that tradition into a more godless one.