There is one exception to the requirement to grant forgiveness during the High Holy Days.
The Three Weeks are a reminder that allowing ourselves to fully feel the brokenness in our lives fosters more complete healing.
July 18, 2017
Although divorce changes things about your life, the basic structure remains. The real work lies in repairing what you already have.
May 25, 2017
Learning to view times of uncertainty as an opportunity for growth.
May 01, 2017
The festive Jewish month of Adar reminders us that joy does not always arise from spirituality, rather it is our job to cultivate it.
March 06, 2017
Just as objects can become more beautiful after being repaired, so too can people.
January 09, 2017
The spiritual lessons hidden deeply (or maybe not so deeply) in Pokemon.
December 07, 2016
An exploration of the deep themes of a new poetry collection by Yehoshua November, a Hasidic poet.
November 14, 2016
How the Jewish symbolism in a cup of wine has helped me tap into the challenge, and the promise, of my recent divorce.
October 19, 2016
Why truth growth only happens when we act before we feel "ready" to.