What one Birthright participant learned from her first trip to Israel.
JTA asked Jews of color to share their thoughts on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
A conversion brings wholeness to body, mind and spirit.
Julius Lester, a celebrated African American author and civil rights activist whose conversion to Judaism in the 1980s made him a celebrated face of Jewish diversity, has died at 78
African-American Jews can offer surprising insights about the Jewish community.
One might not expect to find a chapter titled “Mishpocheh” in Michael Twitty’s memoir chronicling his “journey through African-American culinary history in the Old South.”
At her New Jersey pulpit, trans-denominational Rabbi Tiferet Berenbaum takes on the idea of ‘comforting the afflicted and afflicting the comfortable’
I am going back to the mountaintop.
Rabbi Tiferet Berenbaum knows of only one other female African-American rabbi in the country. That puts South Jersey on the cutting edge.