A rabbi shows how in the Bible, the moral responsibility of debt falls on the creditor, not the borrower.
Sept. 4, 2013Communal Tallits are laid in the lobby for visitors to the Adas Israel Congregation in Washington, D.C. The … Continued
(Matt York/AP) For many of us in the Jewish community, the long-awaited breaking of the Yom Kippur fast signals the … Continued
A Free Syrian Army fighter mourns at the grave of his father, who was killed by what activists said was … Continued
Sept. 3, 2013A worker removes notes from the cracks of the Western Wall. Workers cleaned out the cracks Sunday and … Continued
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.
QUOTE OF THE DAY | President Barack Obama on making the choice to embrace empathy and compassion in his Rosh … Continued
The shofar, a ram’s horn, is blown as part of the Rosh Hashanah ritual. (AP) Each year as the Jewish … Continued
Oded Balilty AP An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man holds a chicken during the Kaparot ritual, in which it is believed that … Continued
REUTERS Jewish worshippers pray at the Western Wall, Judaism’s holiest prayer site, in Jerusalem’s Old City Sept. 16, 2012, ahead … Continued