Tishpishti For A Sweet Sukkot

Susan Barocas, Jewish Federation of Atlanta, 10/01/2020

For the perfect traditional treat, enjoy Tishpishti with a cup of mint tea or strong Turkish coffee.

Meditating on Forgiveness with Victoria Washington

Rabbi Ruth Abusch-Magder, Jewish&, 09/29/2020

VIDEO: A pre-Yom Kippur conversation with the criminal defense attorney and victims' rights advocate.

Hispanic Heritage Month: Exploring The Connection Between Latin Americans And Judaism

Steve Overmyer, CBSN New York, 09/24/2020

Latin America is home to the 3rd largest Jewish community in the world.

Back on Campus, Grateful for the New Jewish and Academic Year

Aviva Davis, Jewish&, 09/22/2020

Last Rosh Hashanah, I was studying abroad in Spain. Now I'm back at Brandeis and discovering new ways to connect with others.

Embracing Uncertainty About My Jewish Identity During the High Holidays

Gen Xia Ye Slosberg, Jewish&, 09/16/2020

Co-creator of LUNAR: The Jewish-Asian Film Project on learning how to connect with her Jewish heritage as an adult.

This Tashlich, Let’s Cast Off Our Inaction Over Racism

Jada Garrett, Jewish&, 09/15/2020

A Rosh Hashanah prayer for the courage to step outside of our comfort zones.

Rosh Hashanah Recipes: Moroccan Fish, Apple Cake

Daniella Bensimon, Jewish&, 08/27/2020

Bay Area chef shares favorite Israeli-Moroccan dishes.

Jews of Color Navigate Issues of Inclusion During High Holiday Season

Post Staff, Post News Group, 10/03/2019

The Jewish population is becoming more and more diverse, with Black and Brown people who are born in the faith or converts becoming more visible.

During the Jewish High Holidays, there’s a growing awareness that not all U.S. Jews are white

Michelle Boorstein, The Washington Post, 09/28/2019

Rabbi Joseph Berman’s sermon for the Jewish High Holidays, which begin Sunday at sunset, highlights a core ethos of this new synagogue in Northwest Washington — Jews aren’t just white people from Europe.


Meditations on Forgiveness with Be’chol Lashon

Andrew Esenst, , 01/01/1970

Join Victoria Washington and Rabbi Ruth Abusch-Magder as they reflect on forgiveness as it relates to race and politics as well our personal lives. Then, use your Shabbat ritual as a moment to reflect on what forgiveness means to you.


Sins, Stars and Shofars! A JewBelong Virtual Rosh Hashanah Experience

Shekhiynah Lar, , 01/01/1970

Join some of the most influential figures in entertainment, politics, and activism, for a service of learning, community, meaning, music, and can’t miss stories. Benefitting Be'chol Lashon.


Up Your Coucous Game

Joan Nathan, Tablet, 01/01/1970

This Tunisian fish dish is perfect for Rosh Hashanah, or any dinner party

Meet the Last Jews of Cairo

Jared Malsin, Time, 09/21/2015

A hole other tradition fro Yom Kippur breakfast

Shulie Madnick, The Telegraph, 09/15/2015

After 24-plus hours of prayer and contemplation, without food or drink or even a good tooth scrubbing, a meal crafted with a tender stomach and sodium recovery in mind becomes a blessing for all.

What It's Like For Non-White Jews During The High Holidays

Carol Kuruvilla, Huffington Post, 09/15/2015

Yes, these five families are Jewish, too.

A Family Ritual for Blessing the New Year

Marcia Weingarten, Jewish&, 09/09/2015

Over the generations, our family tradition had been to go to the beach on the first day of Rosh Hashanah. Now that we live in disparate parts of Los Angeles, have differing synagogue schedules and levels of observance, our extended families (about 40 of us) come from throughout the greater Los Angeles area and meet at Venice Beach on the Sunday morning between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, bringing our beach chairs and something to share at our informal brunch that follows.

Blessed Are Thou Lord Who Multitasks

Rabbi Juan Mejia, Jewish&, 08/25/2015

I am an Internet rabbi. Every night, people from over 20 countries come into my virtual living room to recite the traditional Sephardic selichot, the prayers in preparation for the High Holy Day season, together as a tzibbur, a community.

Uncovering Awe and Joy in Israel

Ruth Abusch-Magder, Jewish&, 04/23/2015

“Ima, I’m eating breakfast. It tastes like home. I want to live here forever.”